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WORLD INVESTMENT RPT 2018

World Investment Report 2018

Investment and New Industrial Policies

Series:
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) World Investment Report (WIR)
25 Jul 2018
This report presents international investment trends and prospects at global, regional and national levels, as well as the evolution of international production and global value chains. It analyses the latest developments in new policy measures for investment promotion, facilitation and regulatio...
AFRICAN STAT YRBK 2018

African Statistical Yearbook 2018

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African statistical yearbook / Annuaire statistique pour l'Afrique
17 Dec 2018
The Yearbook series results from joint efforts by major African regional organizations to set up a joint data collection mechanism of socioeconomic data on African countries as well as the development of a common harmonized database. It is meant to break with the practices of the past where each ...
REVISTA DE LA CEPAL #124 04/2018

Revista de la CEPAL No.124, Abril 2018

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Revista de la CEPAL
23 May 2018
La Revista CEPAL se fundó en 1976 y es una publicación cuatrimestral de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe, de las Naciones Unidas, con sede en Santiago de Chile. El objetico de la Revista es contribuir al examen de los problemas del desarrollo socioeconómico de la región, con ...
CEPAL REVIEW #123 12/2017

CEPAL Review No.123, December 2017

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CEPAL Review
23 May 2018
Cepal Review is the leading journal for the study of economic and social development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Edited by the Economic Commission for Latin America, each issue focuses on economic trends, industrialization, income distribution, technological development and monetar...
TRANS TREND & ECONOM 2016/2017

Transport Trends and Economics 2016-2017

Innovative Ways for Financing Transport Infrastructure

17 Dec 2018
The publication discusses the different new or innovative ways that exist in order to finance transport infrastructure projects. A detailed review of existing tools and methodologies used by the Governments in order to finance their transport infrastructure is included. However, other innovative ...
INDUS COMMODITY STAT POCKETBK 2018

Industrial Commodity Statistics Pocketbook 2018

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Industrial Commodity Statistics Pocketbook
31 Jul 2018
This publication is the first in a series of pocketbook compilations on industrial statistics designed to highlight the availability and applications of industrial production statistics and other related statistics. In terms of the International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic ...
ENERGY STATISTICS POCKETBK 2018

Energy Statistics Pocketbook 2018

Series:
Energy Statistics Pocketbook
31 Jul 2018
This publication presents a compilation of energy statistics designed to highlight the availability of data on various aspects of energy production, transformation and use and its linkages to other key statistics, covering the whole world in the period 1990-2015. It highlights key indicators and ...
ROAD SAFETY PERFORM REV GEORGIA

Road Safety Performance Review - Georgia

From Reforming to Performing

12 Jun 2019
Road safety is an important sustainable development goal, yet relatively underappreciated and greatly underfunded. Every year, more than 1.2 million people are killed globally while another 50 million are injured as a consequence of road traffic accidents. Approximately 90% of all road accidents ...
ROAD SAFETY PERFORM REV ALBANIA

Road Safety Performance Review - Albania

12 Jun 2019
Road safety is an important sustainable development goal, yet relatively underappreciated and greatly underfunded. Every year, more than 1.2 million people are killed globally while another 50 million are injured as a consequence of road traffic accidents. Approximately 90% of all road accidents ...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1961

World Economic Survey 1961

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
16 Jun 1961
World Economic Survey 1961 focuses on industrialization and economic development, following the request by the Committee for Industrial Development for a review of industrialization in underdeveloped countries during the 1950s. The Survey also examines recent trends in the world economy, analysin...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1962

World Economic Survey 1962

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
2 Jun 1962
Part one: The Developing Countries in World Trade, presents the first series of papers prepared for discussion at the second session (May-June 1963) of the Preparatory Committee for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, to be convened in 1964. These papers addressed the broad is...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1948

World Economic Report 1948

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
31 Dec 1948
World Economic Report 1948 assembles a considerable volume of post-war economic data relating to all regions of the world not hitherto available within the compass of a single study. The Report aims to provide a comprehensive survey of the world economic situation in 1948, and to indicate major e...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1949/1950

World Economic Report 1949–1950

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
14 Mar 1950
World Economic Report 1949-50 analyses major developments in domestic economic conditions and international economic relations during 1949 and the first half of 1950, with some preliminary comments on tendencies since mid-1950. The Report also presents a discussion of two special problems: the fa...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1950/1951

World Economic Report 1950–1951

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
3 Jul 1951
World Economic Report 1951-52 highlights the major domestic economic changes in economically developed private enterprise economies, centrally planned economies and selected countries of Latin America and the Far East. The Report also studies the changes in international trade and payments in sev...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1951/1952

World Economic Report 1951–1952

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
12 Sep 1952
World Economic Report 1951-52 highlights the major domestic economic changes in economically developed private enterprise economies, centrally planned economies and selected countries of Latin America and the Far East. The Report also studies the changes in international trade and payments in sev...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1952/1953

World Economic Report 1952–1953

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
4 Jun 1955
World Economic Report 1952-53 analyses major changes in domestic economic conditions and international trade and payments from 1950 to 1953, with special emphasis on developments in 1952 and 1953. The introduction surveys current economic problems in the light of economic developments since the S...
SMART SUST CITY PROF GORIS ARMENIA

Smart Sustainable City Profile for Goris, Armenia

12 Jun 2019
Cities are engines of economic growth; hence, the development of countries depends on how their cities will develop in the future. At the same time, the expanding cities are vulnerable to economic, social and environmental risks and the high level of urbanization presents serious challenges for s...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1953/1954

World Economic Report 1953–1954

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
12 Jan 1954
World Economic Report 1953-54 analyses recent major changes in domestic economic conditions and in international trade and payments, with special emphasis on developments in 1953 and 1954. The Report reviews the economic developments in three broad groups of countries: economically developed priv...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1955

World Economic Survey 1955

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
11 Nov 1955
World Economic Survey 1955 reviews the growth of production and trade in private enterprise economies and the centrally planned economies during the first post-war decade. The introduction examines some of the major problems of balanced growth encountered since the war. The Survey also highlights...
WORLD STATISTICS POCKETBK 2018

World Statistics Pocketbook 2018

Series:
World Statistics Pocketbook (Ser. V)
13 Aug 2018
This edition comprises over 50 indicators collected from more than 20 international statistical sources and are presented in one-page profiles for 30 world geographical regions and 232 countries or areas. It is organised into 5 sections; general information, economic indicators, major trading par...
WORLD PUBLIC SECTOR RPT 2018

World Public Sector Report 2018

Working Together - Integration, Institutions and the Sustainable Development Goals

Series:
World Public Sector Report
7 Jun 2018
This report examines how the public sector can foster integrated approaches to implementing the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It examines challenges and opportunities for integrated approaches, highlighting past experiences. It examines how governments across the world...
ECON SOC SURVEY ASIA PAC 2018

Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2018

Mobilizing Finance for Sustained, Inclusive and Sustainable Economic Growth

Series:
Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific
29 May 2018
Sustainable Development Goal 8 calls for promoting sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth. These three aspects of economic growth correspond to the three pillars of sustainable development: economic resilience, social inclusiveness and environmental sustainability. The region has ma...
ASIA PACIFIC CTRIES SPEC NEED 2018

Asia-Pacific Countries with Special Needs Development Report 2018

Sustaining Development and Sustaining Peace

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Asia-Pacific Countries with Special Needs Development Report
17 Dec 2018
This publication discusess issues of interest for the region's countries with special needs. It offers an analytical background for the multidimensional linkages between peace and sustainable development and attempts to categorize policy recommendations that support the 2030 Agenda and maintain p...
AFRICA RENEWAL V32 #1 2018

Africa Renewal, April - July 2018

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Africa Renewal
17 Oct 2018
The Africa Renewal magazine examines the many issues that confront the people of Africa, its leaders and its international partners: sustainable development goals, economic reform, debt, education, health, women's empowerment, conflict and civil strife, democratization, investment, trade, regiona...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1956

World Economic Survey 1956

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
18 Nov 1956
World Economic Survey 1956 is devoted to a study of balance of payments problems during the post-war period. It reviews the worldwide balance-of-payments experience since the war, the changes in the network of international balances and the pattern of international settlements. Furthermore, the p...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1963

World Economic Survey 1963

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
2 Feb 1963
Part one: Trade and Development: Trends, Needs and Policies, presents the second series of papers prepared for discussion at the second session (May–June 1963) of the Preparatory Committee for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, to be convened in 1964. These papers addressed t...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1957

World Economic Survey 1957

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
3 Apr 1957
World Economic Survey 1957 examines the problem of inflation, analysing its nature as well as recent governmental anti-inflationary policies, with particular emphasis on the role of monetary policies. Both demand and cost elements, as well as the significance of monetary factors are reviewed. The...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1964

World Economic Survey 1964

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
20 Dec 1964
Part one: Development Plans: Appraisal of Targets and Progress in Developing Countries, reviews the experience gained and the techniques used by different countries in planning for economic development. It focuses attention on development plans in the developing countries. The Survey provides an ...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1958

World Economic Survey 1958

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
15 May 1958
In part one of World Economic Survey 1958, attention is focused on international commodity issues and policies in the post-war period. The Survey analyses trends and fluctuations in world trade of primary commodities, national and international commodity policies, and issues of primary commoditie...
WORLD ECON SOCIAL SURV 1965

World Economic Survey 1965

Series:
World Economic and Social Survey (WESS)
6 Jan 1965
Part one: The Financing for Development, deals with an issue that has been a matter of long-standing concern in various United Nations bodies, namely the financing of economic development. The Survey discusses the problem of increasing the volume of savings available to the developing countries, ...