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Assessing Innovation Patterns and Constraints in Developing East Asia : An Introductory Analysis (English)

This paper sheds light on key innovation patterns and constraints within a selected set of developing East Asian countries (Cambodia, China, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8706 JAN 17, 2019

Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana Disclosed

Trade Liberalization and Integration of Domestic Output Markets in Brazil (English)

This paper describes how different policy distortions have been impeding better integration of Brazil's external and internal product markets and discusses how these distortions have prevented domestic firms from benefiting from multiple sources of efficiency gains. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8600 OCT 03, 2018

Reis,Jose Guilherme; Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana; Signoret,Jose E.; Goodwin,Tanja K.; Martinez Licetti,Martha; Duhaut,Alice; Lall,Somik V. Disclosed

Strengthening Argentina’s integration into the global economy : policy proposals for trade, investment, and competition (Spanish)

Argentina needs to lift and stabilize economic growth to create more and better jobs while reigniting productivity to bring income closer to that of more advanced economies. ... See More +

Report 125115 JUN 01, 2018

Martinez Licetti,Martha; Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana English Disclosed

Services in the European Union : what kinds of regulatory policies enhance productivity ? (English)

This paper is the first one to show the effects of services regulations on downstream firms in the goods and services sectors in a multiple-country setting using firm-level data. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7919 DEC 15, 2016

Van Der Marel,Erik Leendert; Kren,Janez; Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana Disclosed

Croatia - Croatia Innovation and Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Project : P152130 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 02 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR23672 JUN 01, 2016

Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana

Croatia - Croatia Innovation and Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Project : P152130 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 01 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR21020 NOV 19, 2015

Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana

Export performance and geography in Croatia (English)

This paper uses the gravity model to analyze whether the varying export performance of Croatian counties can be explained by their proximity to border gates, ports, and other county-specific characteristics. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6999 AUG 01, 2014

Artuc,Erhan; Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana; Pirlea,Ana Florina Disclosed

Stylized facts on productivity growth : evidence from firm-level data in Croatia (English)

Drawing on a representative sample of firms, this paper presents some microeconomic evidence on the productivity growth process in Croatia since the onset of recession (2008-12). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6990 JUL 01, 2014

Correa,Paulo Guilherme; Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana; Radas, Sonja; Skrinjaric,Bruno Disclosed

Product market policies in Romania : a comparison with EU partners (English)

Romania's European Union accession in 2007 has resulted in a substantial reduction of the formal barriers to integration with the European Union Single Market. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6698 NOV 01, 2013

De Rosa, Donato; Iootty, Mariana; Pirlea, Florina; Aprahamian, Arabela; Stanescu, Alexandru Disclosed

Regulation, trade and productivity in Romania : an empirical assessment (English)

Inappropriate regulation can influence productivity performance by affecting incentives to invest and adopt new technologies, as well as by directly curbing competitive pressures. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6493 JUN 01, 2013

De Rosa, Donato; Iootty, Mariana; Pirlea, Ana Florina Disclosed

Productivity growth in Europe (English)

This paper tests whether structural or firm-specific characteristics contributed more to (labor) productivity growth in the European Union between 2003 and 2008. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6425 MAY 01, 2013

Dall'Olio, Andrea; Iootty, Mariana; Kanehira, Naoto; Saliola, Federica Disclosed

Are natural resources cursed ? an investigation of the dynamic effects of resource dependence on institutional quality (English)

This paper examines whether natural resource dependence has a negative influence on various indicators of institutional quality when controlling for the potential effects of other geographic, economic and cultural initial conditions. ... See More +

WPS6151 JUL 01, 2012

De Rosa,Donato; Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana Disclosed

R&D decisions during the crisis : firm-level evidence for selected eastern countries (English)

Recent empirical work finds that Research and Development (R&D) expenditures, particularly from the business sector, tend to move in parallel with gross domestic product (GDP). ... See More +

Brief 69414 JAN 01, 2011

Correa, Paulo; Iootty, Mariana Disclosed

Will the crisis affect the economic recovery in eastern European countries ? evidence from firm level data (English)

Two sources of growth are firm learning and innovation. Using a unique panel data for 1,686 firms in six countries (Bulgaria, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, and Turkey), this paper applies panel data estimators and Juhn-Murphy Pierce decomposition in order to identify the effects of the global economic crisis on sales growth of innovative and young enterprises in Eastern European countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5278 APR 01, 2010

Correa, Paulo; Iootty, Mariana Disclosed

The impact of the global economic crisis on the corporate sector in Europe and Central Asia : evidence from a firm-level survey (English)

Data from the World Bank's financial crisis survey show that despite the magnitude of the credit crunch, the majority of firms considered the contraction in demand to be the most important effect of the crisis on their business. ... See More +

Brief 60343 JAN 01, 2010

Correa, Paulo; Iootty, Mariana Disclosed

How firms in eastern and central Europe fared through the global financial crisis: evidence from 2008-2010 (English)

The latest data of the Financial Crisis Survey show continued negative sales performance, on average, but the general rate of decline seems to have slowed. ... See More +

Brief 60354 JAN 01, 2010

Correa, Paulo; Iootty, Mariana; Ramalho, Rita; Meza, Jorge Rodriguez; Yang, Judy Disclosed

How firms in eastern and central Europe are performing in the post-financial crisis world (English)

The Financial Crisis Survey monitors the effects of the financial crisis on private enterprises. The second wave of data was collected in February and March 2010 covering 1,892 enterprises in Bulgaria, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, and Turkey. ... See More +

60352 JAN 01, 2010

Correa,Paulo Guilherme; Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana; Rodriguez Meza,Jorge Luis; Ramalho,Rita; Yang,Judy Disclosed

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Assessing Innovation Patterns and Constraints in Developing East Asia : An Introductory Analysis (English)
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JAN 17, 2019 WPS8706 Policy Research Working Paper
Trade Liberalization and Integration of Domestic Output Markets in Brazil (English)
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OCT 03, 2018 WPS8600 Policy Research Working Paper
Strengthening Argentina’s integration into the global economy : policy proposals for trade, investment, and competition (Spanish)
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JUN 01, 2018 125115 Report English
Services in the European Union : what kinds of regulatory policies enhance productivity ? (English)
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DEC 15, 2016 WPS7919 Policy Research Working Paper
Croatia - Croatia Innovation and Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Project : P152130 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 02 (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 ISR23672 Implementation Status and Results Report
Croatia - Croatia Innovation and Entrepreneurship Venture Capital Project : P152130 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 01 (English)
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NOV 19, 2015 ISR21020 Implementation Status and Results Report
Export performance and geography in Croatia (English)
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AUG 01, 2014 WPS6999 Policy Research Working Paper
Stylized facts on productivity growth : evidence from firm-level data in Croatia (English)
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JUL 01, 2014 WPS6990 Policy Research Working Paper
Product market policies in Romania : a comparison with EU partners (English)
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NOV 01, 2013 WPS6698 Policy Research Working Paper
Regulation, trade and productivity in Romania : an empirical assessment (English)
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JUN 01, 2013 WPS6493 Policy Research Working Paper
Productivity growth in Europe (English)
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MAY 01, 2013 WPS6425 Policy Research Working Paper
Are natural resources cursed ? an investigation of the dynamic effects of resource dependence on institutional quality (English)
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JUL 01, 2012 WPS6151
R&D decisions during the crisis : firm-level evidence for selected eastern countries (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 69414 Brief
Will the crisis affect the economic recovery in eastern European countries ? evidence from firm level data (English)
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APR 01, 2010 WPS5278 Policy Research Working Paper
The impact of the global economic crisis on the corporate sector in Europe and Central Asia : evidence from a firm-level survey (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 60343 Brief
How firms in eastern and central Europe fared through the global financial crisis: evidence from 2008-2010 (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 60354 Brief
How firms in eastern and central Europe are performing in the post-financial crisis world (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 60352