Home > World Bank

Leaning against the wind: Fiscal policy in Latin America and the Caribbean in a historical perspective published by World Bank (4/2017). “…Yet fiscal policy is complicated by our inability to know if current economic conditions are temporary or permanent….

Doing Business 2017: Equal opportunity for all published by World Bank (2016). “Doing Business presents quantitative indicators on business regulations and the protection of property rights that can be compared across 190 economies – from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe –…

Global Financial (World Bank)

Global financial development report 2015/2016 – Long-Term Finance published by World Bank. “…As a result, governments and international bodies must focus on reforms that help overcome market failures and institutional weaknesses. They must also improve risk and information sharing,…

The income and efficiency gap in Latin America and the Caribbean by Jorge Thompson Araujo, Ekaterina Vostroknutova, Konstantin Wacker, and Mateo Clavijo published by World Bank (3/2016), indicated by Alvaro Manoel. “…In fact, despite this recent progress, LAC still…

Doing business 2016: Measuring regulatory quality and efficiency published by World Bank (10/2015). “Societies need regulation – and businesses, as part of society, are no exception. Without the rules that underpin their establishment, operation and dissolution, modern businesses cannot…

Global Monitoring Report 2015/2016: Development goals in an era of demographic change published by World Bank (2015). “With 2015 marking the transition from the Millennium to the Sustainable Development Goals, the international community can celebrate many development successes since…

Having space and using it: Fiscal policy challenges in developing economies published by World Bank (1/2015). “Developing economies face downside risks to growth and prospects of rising financing costs. In the event that these cause a cyclical slowdown, policymakers…