InfoHort is an information collection that is designed to provide the most current and accurate markets information on horticultural commodities. Its objective is to provide all components of the horticultural industry with the necessary information to make informed decisions.
Economic Growth Project (World Bank)
The Economic Growth Project of the World Bank's Policy Research Department examines the relationship between national policies and economic growth. This web site was designed to help disseminate the fruits of this economic research work, specifically published articles and working papers (with the associated data sets), as well as some related literature.
The EIU is an information provider established 50 years ago which produces objective and timely analysis and forecasts of the political, economic and business environment in more than 180 countries as well as reports on certain strategic industries and on the latest management thinking.
Periodicals, Disease Prevention Guidlines, Monographs and Reports, Articles Published by LCDC Staff, Bulletins Around The World. Most publications on these pages are viewable with web browsers. Some of the publications are available in PDF format.
Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS) household surveys have become an important tool in measuring and understanding poverty in developing countries. The Development Economics Research Group (DECRG) of the World Bank, formerly the Policy Research Department, maintains this website to make available to researchers around the world the data sets and ethodological lessons from these surveys.
Montreal: Regional Health Services -- Documentation On-Line /Régie régionale de la santé et des services sociaux de Montréal-Centre:
- Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de Montréal (French site)
USA: Official Statistics and Documentation
World Bank E-Library allows users to access The World Bank Publication's entire output since the beginning of April 2000 plus all new documents. While there isn't an exact date range for the content, the oldest documents are circa the late 1980s. As of January 2004, over 1200 titles of reports, books and documents are included in the E-Library. Statistical documents like the World Development Indicators and Global Development finance are available as PDF files as well.
World Bank News, Finance & Development, Transition, Environment Matters, Development Briefs, Public Policy for the Private Sector, World Bank Policy & Research Bulletin, Outreach, Contact, CGIAR Newsletter, OED Précis, Findings and Best Practices, Poverty Lines, TWU Infrastructure Notes, CGAP Newsletter, and others. All on-line.
Policy Research Working Papers
The Policy Research Working Paper Series disseminates the findings of work in progress to encourage the exchange of ideas about development issues. The Working Paper Series encompasses 10 subject areas:
- Domestic finance and capital markets
- Education and labor markets
- Environmentally sustainable development
- Poverty and social services
- Infrastructure and urban development
- Institutions and the public sector
- International economics
- Private sector development
- and Transitional economies.
Abstracts --- with links to full-length papers on the Development Economics FTP site.