Roumeen Islam

World Bank

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Washington, DC 20433

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

14

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33

Scholarly Papers (14)

1.

What Determines the Quality of Institutions?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2764
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam and Claudio E. Montenegro
World Bank and World Bank Group
Downloads 554 (27,797)
Citation 10

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2.

Do More Transparent Governments Govern Better?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3077
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Downloads 373 (49,906)
Citation 8

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3.

Does Aid Help Improve Economic Institutions?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3990
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Decio Coviello and Roumeen Islam
HEC Montreal and World Bank
Downloads 171 (130,950)
Citation 2

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Development Economics & Aid Effectiveness, Public Institution Analysis & Assessment, Economic Theory & Research, Economic Policy, Institutions and Governance, School Health

4.

Institutional Reform and the Judiciary: Which Way Forward?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3134
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Downloads 162 (132,349)
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5.

Economic Information and Finance: More Information Means More Credit, Fewer Bad Loans, and Less Corruption

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4250
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Downloads 160 (137,850)
Citation 1

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Banks & Banking Reform, Financial Intermediation, Economic Theory & Research, Insurance & Risk Mitigation, Investment and Investment Climate

6.

Hospital Cost Functions for Developing Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1044
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam and Howard Barnum
World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 152 (146,103)
Citation 1

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Economic Theory & Research, Environmental Economics & Policies, Business in Development, Business Environment, Banks & Banking Reform

7.

Fiscal Adjustment and Contingent Government Liabilities: Case Studies of the Czech Republic and Macedonia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2177
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam, Hafez Ghanem and Hana Polackova
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 130 (164,519)

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8.

Trade and Harmonization: If Your Institutions Are Good, Does it Matter If They Are Different?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper Series
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam and Ariell Reshef
World Bank and University of Virginia
Downloads 124 (173,313)
Citation 1

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The Great Crisis and Fiscal Institutions in Eastern and Central Europe and Central Asia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5453
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Luca Barbone, Roumeen Islam and Luis Alvaro Sanchez
CASE - Center for Economic and Social Research, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 83 (240,884)

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Public Sector Expenditure Policy, Debt Markets, Fiscal Adjustment, Subnational Economic Development, Public Sector Economics

The Great Crisis and Fiscal Institutions in Eastern and Central Europe and Central Asia

Bank of Italy Occasional Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 15 Jan 2012
CASE - Center for Economic and Social Research, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 31 (383,205)

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10.

Of Floods and Droughts: The Economic and Financial Crisis of 2008

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5237
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam and Raj Nallari
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 71 (259,848)

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Debt Markets, Emerging Markets, Currencies and Exchange Rates, Economic Theory & Research, Access to Finance

11.

Macroeconomic Context and Fiscal Policy: Europe and Central Asia During 2000-2012

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6621
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Downloads 27 (355,545)

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Debt Markets, Economic Theory & Research, Currencies and Exchange Rates, Emerging Markets, Access to Finance

12.

Does more Transparency Go along with Better Governance?

Economics & Politics, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 121-167, July 2006
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Jun 2006
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Downloads 19 (430,072)
Citation 5

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13.

Growth Recovery in Southern Europe: A Dozen Lessons, Old and New

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7877
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Nov 2016
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Downloads 0 (329,561)

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Economic Conditions and Volatility, Fiscal & Monetary Policy, Consumption, International Trade and Trade Rules

14.

Financial Systems, Growth, and Volatility: Searching for the Perfect Fit

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7723
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jul 2016
Roumeen Islam
World Bank
Downloads 0 (317,858)

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Industrial Economics, Economic Theory & Research, Economic Growth, Economic Conditions and Volatility