evidence-informed decision-making http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/taxonomy/term/17672/all en Weekly wire: The global forum http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/weekly-wire-global-forum-320 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p> <a href="http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/files/publicsphere/weekly_wire_8.jpg" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"><img alt="" height="178" src="http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/files/publicsphere/weekly_wire_8.jpg" style="padding:2px; border:1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); vertical-align:bottom; max-width:none; float:right" title="" width="180" /></a><strong>These are some of the views and reports relevant to our readers that caught our attention this week.</strong></p> <div> <strong><a href="https://www.mckinsey.com/industries/financial-services/our-insights/remaking-the-bank-for-an-ecosystem-world" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Remaking the bank for an ecosystem world</a></strong></div> <div> <strong>McKinsey &amp; Company</strong></div> <div> Global banking-industry performance has been lackluster. Now comes the hard part: the rise of nonbanking platform companies targeting the most profitable parts of the banking value chain.</div> <div>  </div> <div> <strong><a href="http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=58153#.Wh2YFdCnGUm" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Four Decades of Cross-Mediterranean Undocumented Migration to Europe</a></strong></div> <div> <strong>International Organization for Migration</strong></div> <div> Crossing the Mediterranean to Europe is “by far the world's deadliest” journey for migrants, with at least 33,761 reported to have died or gone missing between 2000 and 2017, a United Nations report finds. The report, released Friday from the International Organization for Migration (IOM), notes the highest number of fatalities, at 5,096, was recorded in 2016, when the short and relatively less dangerous route from Turkey to Greece was shut, following the European Union-Turkey deal.<br />  </div> </div></div></div> Thu, 30 Nov 2017 16:30:00 +0000 Roxanne Bauer 7764 at http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere