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Title

The World Bank as a knowledge agency

Author

Toye, John; Toye, Richard

Description

This paper suggests that the production of social knowledge in international organizations is problematic, because of their nature as a form of public bureaucracy. The paper refers to the World Bank as a case study of the problems of managing social research inside an international public bureaucracy.

File No

UNRISD-OC11

Agency

UNRISD

Date

Nov-05

Subject(s)

World Bank, Social knowledge

Pages

15

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