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Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? : ¿Ha sido limitado el crecimiento inclusivo en la República Dominicana por los mercados laborales? (Spanish)

The strong economic growth enjoyed by the Dominican Republic following its 2003 domestic crisis was not matched by similarly substantial progress in poverty reduction. ... See More +

Working Paper 117877 AUG 01, 2017

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Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? (English)

The strong economic growth enjoyed by the Dominican Republic following its 2003 domestic crisis was not matched by similarly substantial progress in poverty reduction. ... See More +

Working Paper 117877 AUG 01, 2017

Disclosed

When growth is not enough : explaining the rigidity of poverty in the Dominican Republic (English)

The Dominican Republic has enjoyed one of the strongest growth rates in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) over the past 20 years. It also experiences high growth with limited poverty reduction. ... See More +

Publication 115257 MAY 23, 2017

Carneiro,Francisco Galrao; Sirtaine,Sophie Spanish Disclosed

When growth is not enough : explaining the rigidity of poverty in the Dominican Republic (Spanish)

The Dominican Republic has enjoyed one of the strongest growth rates in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) over the past 20 years. It also experiences high growth with limited poverty reduction. ... See More +

Publication 115257 MAY 05, 2017

Carneiro,Francisco Galrao; Sirtaine,Sophie English Disclosed

Special economic zones in the Dominican Republic : policy considerations for a more competitive and inclusive sector. : Special economic zones, global value chains, and the degree of domestic linkages in the Dominican Republic (Spanish)

The Dominican Republic is often considered an example of the successful implementation of Special Economic Zones (henceforth SEZs) in the Western hemisphere. ... See More +

Working Paper 112878 FEB 01, 2017

Reyes,Jose Daniel; Eduardo Sanchez,Miguel; Ferrantino,Michael Joseph; Riaño,Alejandro; Defever,Fabrice Fernand; Engel,Jakob; Arenas,Guillermo Carlos; Ahdiyyih,Semira Sahar English Disclosed

Special economic zones in the Dominican Republic : policy considerations for a more competitive and inclusive sector. : Special economic zones, global value chains, and the degree of domestic linkages in the Dominican Republic (English)

The Dominican Republic is often considered an example of the successful implementation of Special Economic Zones (henceforth SEZs) in the Western hemisphere. ... See More +

Working Paper 112878 NOV 01, 2016

Reyes,Jose Daniel; Eduardo Sanchez,Miguel; Ferrantino,Michael Joseph; Riaño,Alejandro; Defever,Fabrice Fernand; Engel,Jakob; Arenas,Guillermo Carlos; Ahdiyyih,Semira Sahar Spanish Disclosed

Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic (English)

Special economic zones, one of the most important instruments of industrial policy in developing countries, often feature export share requirements. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7874 OCT 28, 2016

Defever,Fabrice Fernand; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Riano,Alejandro; Sanchez Martin,Miguel Eduardo Disclosed

Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Dominican Republic (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Dominican Republic. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 109864 OCT 25, 2016

Disclosed

Policy notes to build a better future together with Dominican Republic : Para construir un mejor futuro juntos notas de política de República Dominicana (Spanish)

Working Paper 110917 OCT 01, 2016

Carneiro,Francisco Galrao Disclosed

Building a better future together : Dominican Republic policy notes (English)

In preparing these policy notes, the World Bank intends to provide the incoming administration with some considerations and recommendations on key development policy issues. ... See More +

Working Paper 112502 OCT 01, 2016

Carneiro,Francisco Galrao; Niang,Cecile Thioro; Mele,Gianluca; Pena,Christine Lao; Lambrides,Mark; Berman,Laura Wendell; Parra Osorio,Juan Carlos; Brault,Jean-Martin Disclosed

FY16 Dominican Republic country opinion survey report (English)

The Country Opinion Survey in Dominican Republic assists the World Bank Group (WBG) in gaining a better understanding of how stakeholders in Dominican Republic perceive the WBG. ... See More +

Working Paper 108626 AUG 01, 2016

Felzer,Sharon; Cameron,Jessica A.; Markova,Svetlana; Guo,Jing; Woods,Calita Disclosed

Fiscal policy and redistribution in the Dominican Republic : an analysis based on the commitment to equity methodology, for 2013 : Política fiscal y redistribución en la República Dominicana : un análisis basado en la metodología compromiso con la equidad, para 2013 (Spanish)

In spite of sustained economic growth over the past two decades, the population in the Dominican Republic did not achieve significant welfare improvements until recently. ... See More +

Working Paper 105723 APR 20, 2016

Cabrera,Maynor Vinicio; Aristy Escuder,Jaime Miguel; Moreno-Dodson,Blanca; Sanchez Martin,Miguel Eduardo English Disclosed

Fiscal policy and redistribution in the Dominican Republic : an analysis based on the commitment to equity methodology, for 2013 (English)

In spite of sustained economic growth over the past two decades, the population in the Dominican Republic did not achieve significant welfare improvements until recently. ... See More +

Working Paper 105723 APR 20, 2016

Sanchez Martin,Miguel Eduardo Disclosed

Basic profile of child marriage in the Dominican Republic (English)

Measures of child marriage are high in the Dominican Republic. The share of women ages 18-22 who married as children is 34.6 percent and it has not decreased substantially over time. ... See More +

Brief 105916 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Basic profile of early childbirth in the Dominican Republic (English)

Measures of early childbirth are high in the Dominican Republic. The share of women ages 18-22 who had a child before 18 is 20.4 percent and it has not decreased much over time. ... See More +

Brief 105917 MAR 01, 2016

Male,Chata; Wodon,Quentin T. Disclosed

Fiscal sustainability and progress in public finances : opportunities in Dominican Republic : Sostenibilidad fiscal y avance en las finanzas públicas : oportunidades en República Dominicana (Spanish)

El presente estudio tiene como propósito aportar al debate sobre la situación fiscal actual de la República Dominicana presentando algunas soluciones que responden a mejores prácticas internacionales. ... See More +

Working Paper 112937 JAN 01, 2016

De La Paz Melo,Alejandra Disclosed

Dominican Republic - Program for International Student Assessment 2015 (English)

As part of the deep reform that the Dominican Republic (DR) education system is undertaking and to set a base line for it, the country participated in the program for international student assessment (PISA) assessments for the first time. ... See More +

Brief 112868 DEC 01, 2015

Disclosed

Country data report for Dominican Republic, 1996-2014 (English)

This Country Data Report summarizes the data from the Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) project for Dominican Republic. The WGI report six aggregate governance indicators for over 200 countries and territories over the period 1996-2014, covering: i) voice and accountability, ii) political stability and absence of violence, terrorism, iii) government effectiveness, iv) regulatory quality, v) rule of law, and vi) control of corruption. ... See More +

Working Paper 105444 SEP 15, 2015

Disclosed

How to sustain export dynamism by reducing duality in the Dominican Republic : a World Bank trade competitiveness diagnostic : Como mantener el dinamismo exportador en la Republica Dominicana : un diagnostico del Banco Mundial sobre competitividad commercial (Spanish)

This report analyzes export competitiveness in the Dominican Republic drawing from the Trade Competitiveness Diagnostic methodology (Farole and Reis, 2012). ... See More +

Foreign Trade, FDI, and Capital Flows Study AUS6804 MAR 02, 2015

Iwulska,Aleksandra; Jouanjean,Marie Agnes; Moberg,Lotta Malin Johanna; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Sanchez Martin,Miguel Eduardo; Ugarte Romero,Cristian; Van Der Borght,Rafael; Wagle,Swarnim; Velasquez,Giselle English Disclosed

How to sustain export dynamism by reducing duality in the Dominican Republic : a World Bank trade competitiveness diagnostic (English)

This report analyzes export competitiveness in the Dominican Republic drawing from the Trade Competitiveness Diagnostic methodology (Farole and Reis, 2012). ... See More +

Foreign Trade, FDI, and Capital Flows Study AUS6804 MAR 02, 2015

Iwulska,Aleksandra; Jouanjean,Marie Agnes; Moberg,Lotta Malin Johanna; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Sanchez Martin,Miguel Eduardo; Ugarte Romero,Cristian; Van Der Borght,Rafael; Wagle,Swarnim; Velasquez,Giselle Disclosed

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Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? : ¿Ha sido limitado el crecimiento inclusivo en la República Dominicana por los mercados laborales? (Spanish)
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AUG 01, 2017 117877 Working Paper
Do labor markets limit the inclusiveness of growth in the Dominican Republic? (English)
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AUG 01, 2017 117877 Working Paper
When growth is not enough : explaining the rigidity of poverty in the Dominican Republic (English)
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MAY 23, 2017 115257 Publication Spanish
When growth is not enough : explaining the rigidity of poverty in the Dominican Republic (Spanish)
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MAY 05, 2017 115257 Publication English
Special economic zones in the Dominican Republic : policy considerations for a more competitive and inclusive sector. : Special economic zones, global value chains, and the degree of domestic linkages in the Dominican Republic (Spanish)
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FEB 01, 2017 112878 Working Paper English
Special economic zones in the Dominican Republic : policy considerations for a more competitive and inclusive sector. : Special economic zones, global value chains, and the degree of domestic linkages in the Dominican Republic (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 112878 Working Paper Spanish
Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic (English)
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OCT 28, 2016 WPS7874 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Dominican Republic (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109864 Working Paper
Policy notes to build a better future together with Dominican Republic : Para construir un mejor futuro juntos notas de política de República Dominicana (Spanish)
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OCT 01, 2016 110917 Working Paper
Building a better future together : Dominican Republic policy notes (English)
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OCT 01, 2016 112502 Working Paper
FY16 Dominican Republic country opinion survey report (English)
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AUG 01, 2016 108626 Working Paper
Fiscal policy and redistribution in the Dominican Republic : an analysis based on the commitment to equity methodology, for 2013 : Política fiscal y redistribución en la República Dominicana : un análisis basado en la metodología compromiso con la equidad, para 2013 (Spanish)
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APR 20, 2016 105723 Working Paper English
Fiscal policy and redistribution in the Dominican Republic : an analysis based on the commitment to equity methodology, for 2013 (English)
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APR 20, 2016 105723 Working Paper
Basic profile of child marriage in the Dominican Republic (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105916 Brief
Basic profile of early childbirth in the Dominican Republic (English)
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MAR 01, 2016 105917 Brief
Fiscal sustainability and progress in public finances : opportunities in Dominican Republic : Sostenibilidad fiscal y avance en las finanzas públicas : oportunidades en República Dominicana (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2016 112937 Working Paper
Dominican Republic - Program for International Student Assessment 2015 (English)
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DEC 01, 2015 112868 Brief
Country data report for Dominican Republic, 1996-2014 (English)
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SEP 15, 2015 105444 Working Paper
How to sustain export dynamism by reducing duality in the Dominican Republic : a World Bank trade competitiveness diagnostic : Como mantener el dinamismo exportador en la Republica Dominicana : un diagnostico del Banco Mundial sobre competitividad commercial (Spanish)
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MAR 02, 2015 AUS6804 Foreign Trade, FDI, and Capital Flows Study English
How to sustain export dynamism by reducing duality in the Dominican Republic : a World Bank trade competitiveness diagnostic (English)
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MAR 02, 2015 AUS6804 Foreign Trade, FDI, and Capital Flows Study