Series - Subject files

Valuation of the Bank's capital - US, Asian Development Bank, Inter-American Development Ban...

Identity area

Reference code

WB IBRD/IDA NURICK-5864S

Title

Subject files

Date(s)

  • 1947 - 1996 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

17.86 linear feet of textual record; 7 photographs

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Scope and content

The files consist of correspondence, reports, legal memoranda, briefs, and printed items. The topics to which the records relate reflect issues of personal interest to Nurick or issues that he handled on behalf of his clients. Records relate to the World Bank as an institution, such as the Bank's Articles of Agreement, the Bretton Woods Agreement, sovereign immunity, the International Finance Corporation, immunities and powers of the Bank, and Bank membership issues involving China, the Palestine Liberation Organization, and Iran. Also included are records relating to bond issues and finance, taxation, co-financing, and securities and investment. Some records relate to litigation, such as a Federal Communications Commission case and a case involving university tuition payments. Files on specific World Bank lending projects include records related to the Volta River power projects in Ghana (including photographs), the Shashe projects in Botswana (Shashe Engineering Project and Shashe Construction and Supplementary Loan Project), the Falconbridge ferronickel project in the Dominican Republic, and the Boke UNDP Technical Assistance project in Guinea. Records also relate to personnel issues, such as staff rights and obligations, garnishment, and staff compensation.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Records are arranged alphabetically by topic.

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Conditions governing access

Records are subject to conditions in the donor's instrument of gift and to the World Bank Policy on Access to Information.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright is donated to the World Bank and the records are subject to the Copyright Policy of the World Bank Group.

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Finding aids

An inventory list is available here.

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Rules and/or conventions used

Internal World Bank Group Archives rules based on ISAD(G).

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Dates of creation revision deletion

9 October 2008, 1 February 2011

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