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Author World Bank. Independent Evaluation Group.

Title A decade of action in transport : an evaluation of World Bank assistance to the transport sector, 1995-2005 / World Bank Independent Evaluation Group
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 176 pages) : color illustrations
Series World Bank e-Library.
Contents Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Executive Summary; Figures; Management Response to IEG Recommendations; Chairperson's Summary: Committee on Development Effectiveness (CODE); Statement of the External Advisory Panel; 1 Study Rationale, Objectives, and Organization; 2 Global Trends, Bank Strategy, and Sector Outcomes; 3 Bank Support to the Transport Sector; Tables; Boxes; 4 Promoting Private Sector Involvement; 5 Road Maintenance, Institutional Development, and Environmental Protection; 6 Transport and Poverty; 7 Internal Bank Performance Factors
Summary The World Bank committed 30.6 billion in transport-related projects during the past decade, making it one of the largest sectors. The evaluation looks into the Bank's experience in the sector, and assesses the institution's interventions, the impact of rapid transport sector expansion, and its readiness to meet the challenges ahead
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-176)
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Subject World Bank -- Evaluation.
Economic assistance -- Evaluation.
Transportation -- Developing countries -- Evaluation.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007297067
ISBN 0821370030
0821370049 (electronic bk.)
9780821370049 (electronic bk.)