Gaël Raballand

World Bank

1818 H street N.W.

Washington, DC 20433

United States

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

The Cost of Being Landlocked: Logistics Costs and Supply Chain Reliability

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4258
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Transport and Trade Logistics, Common Carriers Industry, Economic Theory & Research, Rural Roads & Transport

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

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Feb 2005
Gaël Raballand and Enrique Aldaz-Carroll
World Bank and World Bank - PREM Trade
Downloads 671 (53,907)
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standards, trade costs, pallets

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

The World Economy, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 685-702, April 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 26 Mar 2007
Gaël Raballand and Enrique Aldaz-Carroll
World Bank and World Bank - PREM Trade
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How Do Differing Standards Increase Trade Costs? The Case of Pallets

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3519
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gaël Raballand and Enrique Aldaz-Carroll
World Bank and World Bank - PREM Trade
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Health Economics & Finance, Transport and Trade Logistics, Environmental Economics & Policies, Common Carriers Industry, Economic Theory & Research

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The Impact of Roads on Poverty Reduction: A Case Study of Cameroon

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5209
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Marie Gachassin, Boris Najman and Gaël Raballand
Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne - Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne (CES), CES- Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and World Bank
Downloads 430 (94,816)

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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Rural Poverty Reduction, Regional Economic Development, Achieving Shared Growth

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Low Government Revenue from the Mining Sector in Zambia and Tanzania: Fiscal Design, Technical Capacity or Political Will?

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Mar 2014
Olav Lundstøl, Gaël Raballand and Fuvya Nyirongo
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), World Bank and World Bank
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ICTD, mining, taxation, Africa, Zambia, Tanzania, EITI

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Direct Redistribution, Taxation, and Accountability in Oil-Rich Economies: A Proposal

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 281
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Shantayanan Devarajan, Gaël Raballand and Tuan Minh Le
World Bank Middle East and North Africa Region, World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 180 (229,259)
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oil, taxation, redistribution of oil revenues, accountability

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The Impact of Regional Liberalization and Harmonization in Road Transport Services: A Focus on Zambia and Lessons for Landlocked Countries

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4482
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gaël Raballand, Charles Kunaka and Bo Giersing
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 176 (233,725)
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Rural Roads & Transport, Roads & Highways, Common Carriers Industry, Transport and Trade Logistics

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Behavioral Economics and Public Sector Reform: An Accidental Experiment and Lessons from Cameroon

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6595
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gaël Raballand and Anand Rajaram
World Bank and World Bank
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Environmental Economics & Policies, Cultural Policy, National Governance, E-Business, Public Sector Economics

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Lessons of Corridor Performance Measurement

SSATP Discussion Paper No. 7
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Apr 2009
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN and World Bank
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Transport corridors, Africa, Northern Corridor, Indicators, Performance measurement

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Are Rural Road Investments Alone Sufficient to Generate Transport Flows? Lessons from a Randomized Experiment in Rural Malawi and Policy Implications

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5535
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Economics, Students, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Maryland, Department of Economics, Innovations for Poverty Action and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 167 (244,222)

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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Transport in Urban Areas, Urban Transport, Markets and Market Access, Rural Roads & Transport

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Cargo Dwell Time in Durban: Lessons for Sub-Saharan African Ports

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5794
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Tshepo Kgare, Gaël Raballand and Hans W. Ittmann
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 164 (248,039)

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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Transport and Trade Logistics, Common Carriers Industry, Ports & Waterways, Airports and Air Services

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Increasing Public Expenditure Efficiency in Oil-Rich Economies: A Proposal

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5287
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Shantayanan Devarajan, Tuan Minh Le and Gaël Raballand
World Bank Middle East and North Africa Region, World Bank and World Bank
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Subnational Economic Development, National Governance, Public Sector Economics, Public Sector Expenditure Policy, Debt Markets

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Public Sector Size and Performance Management: A Case-Study of Post-Revolution Tunisia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7159
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Anne Brockmeyer, Maha Khatrouch and Gaël Raballand
World Bank, The General Committee of Civil Service Tunisia and World Bank
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Labor Markets, Public Sector Economics, Labor Management and Relations, Public Sector Management and Reform, Tertiary Education

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Estimating Informal Trade Across Tunisia's Land Borders

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6731
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Lotfi Ayadi, Nancy Benjamin, Sami Bensassi and Gaël Raballand
Consultant, World Bank, Université Paris X Nanterre - Department of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 143 (277,335)

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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Trade Law, Economic Theory & Research, Trade Policy, Emerging Markets

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Improving Aid Effectiveness in Aid-Dependent Countries: Lessons from Zambia

Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne Working Paper No. 2011.40
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Monica Beuran, Gaël Raballand and Julio E. Revilla
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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aid effectiveness, Zambia, donors, projects, aid incentives

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Transport Prices and Costs: The Need to Revisit Donors’ Policies in Transport in Africa

Bureau for Research & Economic Analysis of Development Working Paper No. 190
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Nov 2009
Patricia Macchi and Gaël Raballand
World Bank and World Bank
Downloads 127 (303,614)
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transport costs, Africa, landlocked, cartels

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Cross-Border Trade, Insecurity and the Role of Customs: Some Lessons from Six Field Studies in (Post-)Conflict Regions

ICTD Working Paper 67
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Feb 2018
Thomas Cantens and Gaël Raballand
World Customs Organization - Research and Strategies Unit and World Bank
Downloads 118 (322,097)
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Customs; Conflict; Africa; Taxation; Trade

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The Use of Detailed Statistical Data in Customs Reform: the Case of Madagascar

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7625
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Université d'Auvergne - Clermont 1 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches sur le Developpement International (CERDI), World Bank and Government of the Republic of Madagascar - Directorate General of Customs of Madagascar
Downloads 108 (340,416)
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Trade Facilitation, Youth and Governance, Government Policies, National Governance, Customs Administration

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The Impact of Demand on Cargo Dwell Time in Ports in SSA

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Markets and Market Access, Common Carriers Industry, Transport and Trade Logistics, Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Economic Theory & Research

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Political Economy Studies: Are They Actionable? Some Lessons from Zambia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5656
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Monica Beuran, Gaël Raballand and Kapil Kapoor
World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Environmental Economics & Policies, Political Economy, Governance Indicators, Debt Markets, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures

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Revising the Roads Investment Strategy in Rural Areas: An Application for Uganda

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 5036
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) - Office of the Chief Economist and World Bank
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Rural Roads & Transport, Roads & Highways, Rural Transport, Markets and Market Access

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Does Better Information Curb Customs Fraud?

CESifo Working Paper No. 8371
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 23 Jun 2020
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank - International Trade Division, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and World Bank
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tariff evasion, tax enforcement, third-party information, performance monitoring, risk management, information provision, randomized control trial

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Customs, Brokers, and Informal Sectors: A Cameroon Case Study

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6788
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
World Customs Organization - Research and Strategies Unit, Consultant, World Bank and Consultant
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Debt Markets, E-Business, Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Customs and Trade, Financial Intermediation

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Political Connections and Tariff Evasion: Evidence from Tunisia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7336
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2018
Bob Rijkers, Leila Baghdadi and Gaël Raballand
World Bank, University of Tunis - Tunis Business School and World Bank
Downloads 58 (485,660)
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Armed Conflict, International Trade and Trade Rules, Trade and Multilateral Issues, Rules of Origin, Trade Policy, De Facto Governments, Democratic Government, Public Sector Administrative & Civil Service Reform, State Owned Enterprise Reform, Energy Privatization, Public Sector Administrative and Civil Service Reform, Economics and Finance of Public Institution Development, Privatization, Social Conflict and Violence

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Corruption in Customs

CESifo Working Paper No. 9489
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 10 Jan 2022
International Trade Centre (ITC), World Bank - International Trade Division, World Bank and World Bank
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corruption, tax enforcement, tariff evasion, trade policy

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Does the Semi-Autonomous Agency Model Function in a Low-Governance Environment? The Case of the Road Development Agency in Zambia

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6585
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Gaël Raballand, Kate Bridges, Monica Beuran and Audrey Sacks
World Bank, World Bank, World Bank and World Bank
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Transport Economics Policy & Planning, Post Conflict Reconstruction, Rural Roads & Transport, Banks & Banking Reform, Public Sector Corruption & Anticorruption Measures

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Beyond Ideological Cleavages: A Unifying Framework for Industrial Policies and Other Public Interventions

Economic Systems, Vol. 33, No. 4, 2009
Posted: 04 Dec 2009
Najy Benhassine and Gaël Raballand
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Economics, Finance, Accounting (EFA) and World Bank

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Industrial policy, Public intervention, Private sector development, Market failures, Political economy