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1.

Seize the State, Seize the Day: State Capture, Corruption and Influence in Transition

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2444
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Oct 2000
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Governance and Public Sector Reform, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI)
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Ownership Structure, Corporate Governance, and Corporate Performance: The Case of Chinese Stock Companies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1794
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 07 Dec 1997
Working Paper Series
Amherst College and Peking University
Downloads 4,264
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Measuring Governance, Corruption, and State Capture: How Firms and Bureaucrats Shape the Business Environment in Transition Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2312
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Jun 2001
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), World Bank - Governance and Public Sector Reform, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and London School of Economics and Political Science
Downloads 4,042
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Determinants of Commercial Bank Performance in Transition: An Application of Data Envelopment Analysis

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2850
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Rutgers University, Department of Economics

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Downloads 3,374
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The Changing Corporate Governance Paradigm: Implications for Transition and Developing Countries

Conference Paper, Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics, Washington D.C.
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
Institute of Global Affairs, London School of Economics and Political Science and Universitaet Mannheim
Downloads 3,129
6.

The New Comparative Economics

Harvard Institute of Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 2002; Yale SOM Working Paper No. ES-24; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3054
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Harvard University - John F. Kennedy School of Government, Department of Economics, SKEMA Business School, Dartmouth College - Tuck School of Business and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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Downloads 2,881
7.

Corruption, Public Finances, and the Unofficial Economy

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2169
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 25 Feb 2000
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center, Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and Stanford University - Graduate School of Business
Downloads 1,626
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Does Foreign Direct Investment Increase the Productivity of Domestic Firms? In Search of Spillovers Through Backward Linkages

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2923
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 08 Jan 2003
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Department of Economics

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Downloads 1,386
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Privatization and Restructuring in Central and Eastern Europe: Evidence and Policy Options

World Bank Technical Paper No. 368
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 Oct 1997
Working Paper Series
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Bank for International Settlements and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
Downloads 1,322
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Ownership and Corporate Governance: Evidence from the Czech Republic

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1737
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 08 Aug 1997
Working Paper Series
Bank for International Settlements, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and World Bank
Downloads 934
11.

Land Rights and Economic Development: Evidence from Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3120
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 30 Dec 2004
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
Downloads 809
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From Plan to Market: Patterns of Transition

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1564
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Center for Economics and Econometrics and World Bank
Downloads 802
13.

Poverty, Inequality, and Social Policy in Transition Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1530
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 684
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Integrating the Unofficial Economy into the Dynamics of Post-Socialist Economies: A Framework of Analysis and Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1691
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region
Downloads 634
15.

Fiscal Decentralization, Public Spending, and Economic Growth in China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1608
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)
Downloads 577
16.

Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan: A Tale of Two Transition Paths

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2472
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 557
17.

Consumption, Health, Gender and Poverty

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3153
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 15 Aug 2002
Working Paper Series
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 555
18.

Ten Years of Postsocialist Transition: Lessons for Policy Reforms

The World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2095
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 23 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
Kozminski University
Downloads 539
19.

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
20.

Ownership Structure and Enterprise Restructuring in Six Newly Independent States

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2047
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Jun 1999
Working Paper Series
London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)

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21.

After the Big Bang? Obstacles to the Emergence of the Rule of Law in Post-Communist Societies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2934
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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22.

Private Ownership and Corporate Performance: Some Lessons from Transition Economies

WP 97-28; World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1830
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 11 Nov 2004
Working Paper Series
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, World Bank, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University and Columbia Law School
Downloads 494
23.

Explaining the Increase in Inequality During the Transition

World Bank Research Working Paper No. 1935
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 13 Apr 1999
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG)

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Downloads 468
24.

Tax Systems in Transition

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2947
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 19 Mar 2003
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region and Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change
Downloads 456
25.

Education and Earnings in a Transition Economy (Vietnam)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1920
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 450
26.

Business Environment and Firm Entry: Evidence from International Data

World Bank Working Paper No. 3232
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 23 Jun 2004
Working Paper Series
World Bank, European Central Bank (ECB) and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business

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27.

How Accession to the European Union Has Affected External Trade and Foreign Direct Investment in Central European Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2578
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland
Downloads 424
28.

Institution Building and Growth in Transition Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3657
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Jul 2005
Working Paper Series
City University London - Sir John Cass Business School and European Central Bank (ECB)

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29.

Corporate Governance and Equity Prices: Evidence from the Czech and Slovak Republics

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1427
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Bank for International Settlements
Downloads 395
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Decentralization or Fiscal Autonomy? What Does Really Matter? Effects on Growth and Public Sector Size in European Transition Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3254
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Jan 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Montreal, University of Montreal and World Bank
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31.

Competitiveness Partnerships: Building and Maintaining Public-Private Dialogue to Improve the Investment Climate - A Resource Drawn from the Review of 40 Countries' Experiences

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3683
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Aug 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Freelance Writer
Downloads 387
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Surviving Success: Policy Reform and the Future of Industrial Pollution in China

World Bank Policy Research Paper No. 1856
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 23 Jan 1998
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank - Infrastructure and Environment Team and World Bank - Policy Research Department
Downloads 382
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What Drives Corporate Governance Reform? Firm-Level Evidence from Eastern Europe

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3600
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
World Bank, European Central Bank (ECB) and World Bank - Development Economics Data Group (DECDG)
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Macroeconomic Constraints for Medium Term Growth and Distribution: A Model for Chile

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 400
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Center for Economics and Econometrics, Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS) and International Monetary Fund (IMF)
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The Creation of the Rule of Law and the Legitimacy of Property Rights: The Political and Economic Consequences of a Corrupt Privatization

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3779
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Economics Group (DEC) and Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics

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36.

In Search of Owners: Lessons of Experience with Privatization and Corporate Governance in Transition Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1595
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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37.

Does Democracy Facilitate the Economic Transition? An Empirical Study of Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2194
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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38.

The Main Determinants of Inflation in Albania

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1930
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Unit (EASPR) and World Bank
Downloads 359
39.

Strategies to Develop Mortgage Markets in Transition Economies

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1697
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Finance Group and University of California, Berkeley
Downloads 343
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Trade Reform in Vietnam: Opportunities with Emerging Challenges

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3076
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
Downloads 341
41.

Women in Forestry in India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 714
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Center for Economics and Econometrics, World Bank and The World Bank Group
Downloads 341
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China's GDP in U.S. Dollars Based on Purchasing Power Parity

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1415
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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43.

Mine Closure and its Impact on the Community: Five Years After Mine Closure in Romania, Russia, and Ukraine

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3083
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank - Europe and Central Asia Region and World Bank
Downloads 333
44.

Foreign Direct Investment and Integration into Global Production and Distribution Networks: The Case of Poland

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2646
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland and University of Oxford - Department of Economics
Downloads 329
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Different Strategies of Transition to a Market Economy: How Do They Work in Practice?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1579
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
CASE - Center for Social and Economic Research
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46.

Preferential Trading in South Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3813
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jan 2006
Working Paper Series
World Bank, University of Maryland - Department of Economics and World Bank - International Trade Division
Downloads 307
47.

Unemployment and the Earnings Structure in Latvia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3504
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 02 Feb 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Latvia
Downloads 300
48.

WTO Accession for Countries in Transition

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1934
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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Housing Finance in Transition Economies: The Early Years in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1565
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley
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Does It Matter Where You Come From? Vertical Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment and the Nationality of Investors

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3449
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford - Department of Economics, Southern Methodist University (SMU) - Department of Economics and Rutgers University Department of Economics and Division of Global Affairs
Downloads 277