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1.

Governance Matters III: Governance Indicators for 1996-2002

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3106
Number of pages: 116 Posted: 18 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank Institute
Downloads 9,380
2.

Governance Matters

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2196
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 05 Nov 1999
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 7,757
3.

Some New Evidence on Determinants of Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1531
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Grand Valley State University and Independent
Downloads 7,005
4.

Governance Matters II: Updated Indicators for 2000-01

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2772
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 28 Jan 2002
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 4,927
5.

Globalization and Workers in Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2958
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank

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6.

How Tax Policy and Incentives Affect Foreign Direct Investment: A Review

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2509
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Foreign Investment Advisory Service (FIAS) and World Bank
Downloads 2,775
7.

Regulating Islamic Financial Institutions: The Nature of the Regulated

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3227
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
George Washington University, World Bank and World Bank
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8.

Commodity Risk Management and Development

World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 1963
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Institute for the Theory and Practice of International Relations, World Bank - Agriculture and Rural Development Department and United Nations - Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
Downloads 2,066
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Global Logistics Indicators, Supply Chain Metrics, and Bilateral Trade Patterns

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3773
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Dec 2005
Working Paper Series
Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford Graduate School of Business and delete
Downloads 2,016
10.

Do Bilateral Investment Treaties Attract Foreign Direct Investment? Only a Bit…And They Could Bite

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3121
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 1,965
11.

Banking Systems Around the Globe: Do Regulation and Ownership Affect Performance and Stability?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2325
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Auburn University, Williams College and UC Berkeley
Downloads 1,955
12.

Aid, Policies, and Growth: Revisiting the Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3251
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Duke University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 1,365
13.

Remittances: Transaction Costs, Determinants, and Informal Flows

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3704
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Sep 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Middle East and North Africa Region and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Downloads 1,309
14.

Globalization, Poverty, and Inequality since 1980

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3333
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC)
Downloads 1,297
15.

The Anatomy of a Multiple Crisis: Why was Argentina Special and What Can We Learn From It?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3081
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Latin America and Caribbean Region and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
Downloads 1,278
16.

Democracy and Income Inequality: An Empirical Analysis

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 411; World Bank Research Working Paper No. 2561
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jan 2001
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Ben-Gurion University of the Negev - Department of Economics and World Bank - Research Department
Downloads 1,247
17.

Foreign Bank Entry, Performance of Domestic Banks, and Sequence of Financial Liberalization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3416
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University - School of Business Administration and Peking University
Downloads 1,222
18.

How Does Foreign Entry Affect the Domestic Banking Market?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1918
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group, Tilburg University - Center for Economic Research (CentER) and Bank for International Settlements

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Downloads 1,194
19.

A Review of the Role and Impact of Export Processing Zones

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2238
Number of pages: 108 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
The World Bank
Downloads 1,096
20.

Can We Discern the Effect of Globalization on Income Distribution? Evidence from Household Budget Surveys

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2876
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 1,032
21.

Does the Structure of Production Affect Demand for Schooling in Peru?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 468
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group and International Monetary Fund (IMF) - European Department

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22.

The Role of Special and Differential Treatment for Developing Countries in GATT and the World Trade Organization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2388
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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23.

Globalization and the Challenge for Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2618
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 853
24.

Foreign Entry in Turkey's Banking Sector, 1980-97

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2462
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Center for Economics and Econometrics
Downloads 830
25.

More Favorable and Differential Treatment of Developing Countries: Toward a New Approach in the World Trade Organization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3107
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, World Bank and University of Sussex
Downloads 808
26.

Trade, Foreign Direct Investment, and International Technology Transfer: A Survey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2349
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics

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27.

The Global Growth of Mutual Funds

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3055
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Downloads 728
28.

Globalization and the Gender Wage Gap

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3256
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vrije Universiteit

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Downloads 713
29.

Greenfield Foreign Direct Investment and Mergers and Acquisitions: Feedback and Macroeconomic Effects

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3192
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Research Department, Central Bank of Chile and World Bank - Office of the Chief Economist
Downloads 688
30.

International Migration and the Global Economic Order:An Overview

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2720
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 682
31.

The Increasing Selectivity of Foreign Aid, 1984-2002

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3299
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and World Bank
Downloads 678
32.

The Effects of Financial Liberalization and New Bank Entry on Market Structure and Competition in Turkey

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1839
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Center for Economics and Econometrics
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33.

Corporate Risk around the World

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2271
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, South Asia, Bank for International Settlements and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 594
34.

Argentina 1990s' Utilities Privatization: A Cure or a Disease?

World Bank Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 18 Jun 2003
Working Paper Series
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES)
Downloads 591
35.

The Geography of International Investment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2338
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
RAND Corporation and University of Oxford
Downloads 581
36.

Should Core Labor Standards Be Imposed Through International Trade Policy?

World Bank Working Paper No. 1817
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 13 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Colorado at Boulder - Department of Economics
Downloads 571
37.

Just How Big is Global Production Sharing?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1871
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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38.

Are Foreign Investors Attracted to Weak Environmental Regulations? Evaluating the Evidence from China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3505
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
Brandeis University, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team
Downloads 562
39.

What Triggers Market Jitters? A Chronicle of the Asian Crisis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2094
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Apr 1999
Working Paper Series
George Washington University - Department of Economics and World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
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40.

Regional Integration and Foreign Direct Investment: A Conceptual Framework and Three Cases

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1750
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Stockholm School of Economics - Department of Economics and Stockholm School of Economics
Downloads 552
41.

Trade Policy and Market Access Issues for Developing Countries: Implications for the Millennium Round

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2214
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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42.

Does Globalization Hurt the Poor?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2922
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Manchester - School of Social Sciences
Downloads 540
43.

Determinants of Intra-Industry Trade between East and West Europe

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1850
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 17 Oct 1997
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Division of International Comparative & Area Studies, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
Downloads 522
44.

The 1985-94 Global Real Estate Cycle: Its Causes and Consequences

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1452
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 522
45.

Public Enterprise Reform: A Challenge for the World Bank

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 407
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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46.

On Financing Global and International Public Goods

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2638
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Texas at Dallas - School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, Department of Economics & Finance
Downloads 510
47.

How Do Differing Standards Increase Trade Costs? The Case of Pallets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3519
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank - PREM Trade

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48.

Trade Liberalization and Endogenous Growth in a Small Open Economy: A Quantitative Assessment

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1970
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 10 Feb 1999
Working Paper Series
Centre for Energy Policy and Economics and International Trade Analysis
Downloads 453
49.

Trade, Regulations, and Growth

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3255
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland and World Bank - Middle East and North Africa Region
Downloads 437
50.

Does Health Insurance Impede Trade in Health Care Services?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3667
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 10 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and World Bank
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