Development Research Group

See also: World Bank Group
Type NGO
Headquarters Washington, D.C. United States of America United States of America
Functions Research
Funding sources Governments or multi-govt organizations
Tags economics international development
Summary Located within the Development Economics Vice Presidency, the Development Research Group is the World Bank's principal research department. With its cross-cutting expertise on a broad range of topics and countries, the department is one of the most influential centers of development research in the world.


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Violence without Borders: The Internationalization of Crime and Conflict

Development Research Group · 2020

This report documents how permeable country borders have become in many different domains, and the troubling human and economic costs. Because political stability and law enforcement are, increasingly, global public …

Moving for Prosperity: Global Migration and Labor Markets

Development Research Group · 2018

The search for better employment opportunities and wages is the key mechanism by which the majority of the world’s population, and especially the poor, can hope to improve their lives. …

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