Continuing a much-heralded tradition at the Bretton Woods Project, the first issue of 2005 will feature ‘Bankspeak of the Year’ – the most incomprehensible use of words in a Bank or Fund document or speech. Also, our list of recommended resources – the best of books, reports and articles written about the work of the Bank and Fund in 2004. Suggestions from readers for both features are very welcome.
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This factsheet explains how the International Finance Corporation (IFC) operates, how development impact is measured, and the latest trends in investments by sector, region and instrument.
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