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Incl. Electronic Paper Banking in Developing Countries in the 1990s
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3168
James A. Hanson
World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
351 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Combining Insurance, Contingent Debt, and Self-Retention in an Optimal Corporate Risk Financing Strategy
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3167
Eugene Gurenko and Olivier Mahul
World Bank and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
201 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Direct Support to Private Firms: Evidence on Effectiveness
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3170
Geeta Batra and Syed Mahmood
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
360 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper On the Measurement of Solvency of Insurance Companies: Recent Developments that will Alter Methods Adopted in Emerging Markets
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3199
Craig C. Thorburn
affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
336 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Small and Medium Enterprises, Growth, and Poverty: Cross-Country Evidence
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3178
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Thorsten Beck and Ross Levine
World Bank - Development Research Group, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and UC Berkeley
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
1404 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The International Finance Corporation's MBA Survey: How Developing Country Firms Rate Local Business School Training
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3182
Azam Chaudhry
Lahore School of Economics - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
155 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Use of "Asset Swaps" by Institutional Investors in South Africa
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3175
Dimitri Vittas
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
193 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper A Multioutput Cost Function for Port Terminals: Some Guidelines for Regulation
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3151
Beatriz Tovar, Sergio R. Jara-Diaz and Lourdes Trujillo
Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Universidad de Chile and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
143 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Production and Cost Functions and their Application to the Port Sector: A Literature Survey
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3123
Beatriz Tovar, Sergio R. Jara-Diaz and Lourdes Trujillo
Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Universidad de Chile and Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
228 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Regional Integration and Technology Diffusion: The Case of the North America Free Trade Agreement
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3132
Maurice Schiff and Yanling Wang
Fellow, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and Carleton University
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
187 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Role of Advocacy in Competition Policy: The Case of the Argentine Gasoline Market
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3130
Tomas Serebrisky
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
119 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Creating Partnerships for Capacity Building in Developing Countries: The Experience of the World Bank
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3099
F. Desmond McCarthy, William Bader and Boris Pleskovic
World Bank, Government of the United States of America and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
116 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Designing Natural Gas Distribution Concessions in a Megacity: Tradeoffs between Scale Economies and Information Disclosure in Mexico City
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2538
Jonathan Halpern
Georgetown University
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
133 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do Bilateral Investment Treaties Attract Foreign Direct Investment? Only a Bit…And They Could Bite
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3121
Mary Hallward-Driemeier
World Bank - Research Department
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
1889 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Ownership Structure and Initial Public Offerings
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3103
Reena Aggarwal and Leora F. Klapper
Georgetown University - Robert Emmett McDonough School of Business and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
557 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Emerging Project Bond Market: Covenant Provisions and Credit Spreads
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3095
Mansoor Dailami and Robert B. H. Hauswald
World Bank and American University - Department of Finance and Real Estate
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
480 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Do More Transparent Governments Govern Better?
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3077
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
446 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Survey Techniques to Measure and Explain Corruption
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3071
Ritva Reinikka and Jakob Svensson
The World Bank and Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
277 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Global Growth of Mutual Funds
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3055
Deepthi Fernando, Leora F. Klapper, Victor Sulla and Dimitri Vittas
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - Research Department and World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
716 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Does a Country Need a Promotion Agency to Attract Foreign Direct Investment? A Small Analytical Model Applied to 58 Countries
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3028
Jacques P. Morisset
World Bank - Foreign Investment Advisory Service (FIAS)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
612 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Information Diffusion in International Markets
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3032
Alejandro Izquierdo, Marcelo Olarreaga and Jacques P. Morisset
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) - Research Department, University of Geneva and World Bank - Foreign Investment Advisory Service (FIAS)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
84 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Regulation and Private Sector Investment in Infrastructure: Evidence from Latin America
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3037
Sheoli Pargal
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
273 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Strategic Approaches to Science and Technology in Development
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3026
Robert Watson, Michael Crawford and Sara Farley
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
405 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Telecommunications Reform in Malawi
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3036
George R. G. Clarke, Frew A. Gebreab and Henry R. Mgombelo
Texas A&M International University - A.R. Sanchez Jr., School of Business, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
102 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Insurance Industry in Mauritius
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3034
Dimitri Vittas
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
453 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Role of Occupational Pension Funds in Mauritius
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3033
Dimitri Vittas
World Bank - Financial Sector Development
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
208 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper An Introduction to Financial and Economic Modeling for Utility Regulators
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3001
Antonio Estache, Martin A. Rodriguez Pardina, German Sember and José María Rodríguez
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) - Training center Economicos of the Regulation, World Bank and Universidad Nacional de Córdoba y Macroenergía S.A.
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
366 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Evaluation of Financial Liberalization: A General Equilibrium Model with Constrained Occupation Choice
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3014
Xavier Giné and Robert M. Townsend
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and MIT - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
146 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Just-in-Case Inventories: A Cross-Country Analysis
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3012
J. Luis Guasch and Joseph Kogan
World Bank - Finance, Private Sector and Infrastructure Sector (LCSFP) and Lehman Brothers, New York
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
89 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Land Sales and Rental Markets in Transition: Evidence from Rural Vietnam
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3013
Klaus Deininger and Songqing Jin
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Michigan State University
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
323 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Market and Non-market Transfers of Land in Ethiopia: Implications for Efficiency, Equity, and Non-farm Development
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2992
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin, Mulat Demeke, Berhanu Adenew and Samuel Gebre-Selassie
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, Addis Ababa University, World Bank and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
263 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Options for Financing Lifelong Learning
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2994
Miguel Palacios
Vanderbilt University – Finance
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
96 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Tenure Security and Land-Related Investment: Evidence from Ethiopia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2991
Klaus Deininger, Songqing Jin, H.S. Gebre Selassie, Berhanu Adenew and Berhanu Nega
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC), Michigan State University, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
383 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Ways Out of Poverty: Diffusing Best Practices and Creating Capabilities - Perspectives on Policies for Poverty Reduction
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2990
Michael U. Klein
Frankfurt School of Finance and Management
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
133 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper From Knowledge to Wealth: Transforming Russian Science and Technology for a Modern Knowlege Economy
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2974
Alfred Watkins
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
150 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Telecommunication Reform in Ghana
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2983
Luke Haggarty, Mary M. Shirley and Scott Wallsten
affiliation not provided to SSRN, The Ronald Coase Institute and Technology Policy Institute
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
363 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Wage Differentials and State-Private Sector Employment Choice in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2959
Michael Lokshin and Branko Jovanovic
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and CapAnalysis
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
54 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Industrial Ownership and Environmental Performance: Evidence from China
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2936
Hua Wang and Yanhong Jin
World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
276 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Mexico: In-Firm Training for the Knowledge Economy
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2957
Gladys Lopez-Acevedo and Hong Tan
Lead Economist and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
124 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Small- and Medium-Size Enterprise Financing in Eastern Europe
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2933
Leora F. Klapper, Virginia Sarria-Allende and Victor Sulla
World Bank, IAE Business School - Universidad Austral and World Bank - Research Department
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
2449 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Economic Structure, Productivity, and Infrastructure Quality in Southern Mexico
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2900
Uwe Deichmann, Marianne Fay, Jun Koo and Somik V. Lall
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank, Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
151 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Financial Regulatory Harmonization and the Globalization of Finance
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2919
Cally Jordan and Giovanni Majnoni
Melbourne Law School and World Bank
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
370 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Financing Patterns Around the World: The Role of Institutions
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2905
Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Vojislav Maksimovic and Thorsten Beck
World Bank - Development Research Group, University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business and City University London - Sir John Cass Business School
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
516 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Macroeconomic Effects of Private Sector Participation in Latin America's Infrastructure
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2906
Lourdes Trujillo, Noelia Martín Morales, Antonio Estache and Javier Campos
Departamento de Analisis Economico Aplicado, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales - Dept. de Análisis Económico Aplicado, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Analisis Economico Aplicado
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
130 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Telecommunications Reform in Cote d'Ivoire
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2895
Jean-Jacques Laffont and Tchetche N'Guessan
University of Southern California - Department of Economics (Deceased) and Université de Cocody
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
115 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Case for International Coordination of Electricity Regulation: Evidence from the Measurement of Efficiency in South America
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2907
Antonio Estache, Martin Rossi and Christian A. Ruzzier
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), University of San Andres and University of San Andres - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
90 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Wage Labor Market and Inequality in Vietnam in the 1990s
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2896
John Luke Gallup
Portland State University
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
313 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Sector Organization, Governance, and the Inefficiency of African Water Utilities
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2890
Antonio Estache and Eugene Kouassi
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES) and University of Montreal - Department of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
618 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper Telecommunications Sector Reforms in Senegal
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2894
Jean-Paul Azam, Magueye Dia and Tchetche N'Guessan
University of Toulouse I - Advanced Research in Quantitative Applied Development Economics (ARQADE), University of Oxford - Said Business School and Université de Cocody
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
119 downloads

Incl. Electronic Paper The Demand for Commodity Insurance by Developing Country Agricultural Producers: Theory and an Application to Cocoa in Ghana
World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2887
Alexander H. Sarris
University of Athens - Faculty of Economics
Date Posted: April 20, 2016
Working Paper Series
257 downloads


 

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