Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

See More +
See More +
See More +
  • Showing 1 - 20 of 32 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Western Balkans Outlook (Basque,Albanian)

The Western Balkans region is projected to enter a recession in 2020 whose magnitude vitally depends on the duration of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak in Europe. ... See More +

Report 148085 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Western Balkans Outlook (Bosnian)

The Western Balkans region is projected to enter a recession in 2020 whose magnitude vitally depends on the duration of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak in Europe. ... See More +

Report 148085 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias English Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes : Kosovo (Basque,Albanian)

This Regular Economic Report (RER) covers the economic and social impact of COVID-19 in the Western Balkans' region: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Serbia. ... See More +

Report 148071 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes : Albania (Basque,Albanian)

This Regular Economic Report (RER) covers the economic and social impact of COVID-19 in the Western Balkans' region: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Serbia. ... See More +

Report 148071 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes : Serbia (Serbian)

This Regular Economic Report (RER) covers the economic and social impact of COVID-19 in the Western Balkans' region: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Serbia. ... See More +

Report 148071 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias English Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Western Balkans Outlook (English)

The Western Balkans region is projected to enter a recession in 2020 whose magnitude vitally depends on the duration of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak in Europe. ... See More +

Report 148085 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Bosnian Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes (English)

This Regular Economic Report (RER) covers the economic and social impact of COVID-19 in the Western Balkans' region: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, and Serbia. ... See More +

Report 148071 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Serbian Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Setting the Stage (English)

In Spring 2020, Western Balkan countries - like most others in the world—have been forced to impose tight restrictions on economic life to contain the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. ... See More +

Report 148086 APR 29, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Bosnian Disclosed

Serbia’s New Growth Agenda - Country Economic Memorandum (English)

Serbia spends relatively large amounts on state aid programs, many of which will have to be phased out or restructured to comply with EU laws. There is room to restructure the existing programs to target activities that have more growth and job dividends; for example, by targeting startups and innovating firms and phasing out support for ailing industries, state-owned enterprises, and large or old private domestic firms. ... See More +

Report 147161 MAR 26, 2020

Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias; Shimbov,Bojan; Tan,Shawn Weiming; Vasiljevic,Dusko Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Setting the Stage (Basque,Albanian)

In Spring 2020, Western Balkan countries - like most others in the world—have been forced to impose tight restrictions on economic life to contain the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. ... See More +

Report 148086 JAN 01, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Setting the Stage (Bosnian)

In Spring 2020, Western Balkan countries - like most others in the world—have been forced to impose tight restrictions on economic life to contain the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. ... See More +

Report 148086 JAN 01, 2020

Kikoni,Edith; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias English Disclosed

Rising Uncertainties (English)

Improving the efficiency and equity of public spending and strengthening revenue mobilization remains a priority in all Western Balkan countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 142424 OCT 01, 2019

Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias; Kikoni,Edith Disclosed

Enforcing Competition and Firm Productivity : Evidence from 1,800 Peruvian Municipalities (English)

This paper uses a unique data set that captures the elimination of subnational regulatory barriers to firm entry and competition across 1,800 municipalities and matches it with establishment census panel data to estimate the impact on establishment productivity and markups. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8714 JAN 22, 2019

Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias; Sampi Bravo,James Robert Ezequiel Disclosed

Macro and Micro Features of Successful Economic Convergence : The Case of Poland (English)

This paper examines the patterns of growth of Poland, and its transition into high-income status over the past two decades from a macro and micro perspective. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 133617 JAN 09, 2019

Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias; Varela,Gonzalo J. Disclosed

Western Balkans - Higher but Fragile Growth (English)

Growth in the Western Balkans has strengthened to an estimated 3.5 percent. In most of the region, growth projections for 2018 have been revised upward. ... See More +

Report 138952 SEP 01, 2018

Vostroknutova,Ekaterina; Sestovic,Lazar; Madzarevic-Sujster,Sanja; Ungerer,Christoph T F; Senkal,Asli; Kikoni,Edith; Hlivnjak,Sandra; Shimbov,Bojan; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias; Demukaj,Agim; Berg,Gunhild; Shijaku,Hilda Disclosed

Do politically connected firms innovate, contributing to long-term economic growth ? (English)

This paper presents new evidence that cronyism reduces long-term economic growth by discouraging firms' innovation activities. The analysis is based on novel establishment survey data from The Arab Republic of Egypt which provides information on establishments' political connections, their innovation activities, and their access to policy privileges. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8502 JUN 29, 2018

Francis,David C.; Hussain,Sahar Sajjad; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

Inflation, liquidity and innovation (English)

This paper presents a simple model with financial frictions where inflation increases the cost faced by firms holding liquid assets to hedge risky production against expenditure shocks. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8436 MAY 10, 2018

Evers,Michael Wayne; Niemann,Stefan; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

Peru - BOOSTING HUMAN CAPITAL AND PRODUCTIVITY DEVELOPMENT POLICY FINANCING WITH A DEFERRED DRAWDOWN OPTION : P156858 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 01 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR28864 FEB 28, 2018

Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

The internet and Chinese exports in the pre-Alibaba era (English)

This paper uses the dramatic expansion of access to the Internet in China to analyze the impact of the Internet on firm performance. The paper combines firm-level production data with province-level information on Internet penetration to examine how the rollout of the Internet across Chinese provinces between 1999 and 2007 influenced firms' export behavior. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8262 NOV 28, 2017

Fernandes,Ana Margarida; Mattoo,Aaditya; Nguyen,Huy Quang-000532070; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

Lessons from Poland, insights for Poland : a sustainable and inclusive transition to high income status (English)

This report discusses Poland’s experience along five dimensions. These five dimensions - a pentagon of policies and institutions are governing, sustaining, connecting, growing, and including. ... See More +

Working Paper 121694 JAN 01, 2017

Aldaz-Carroll,Enrique; Varela,Gonzalo J.; Myck,Michal; Inchauste Comboni,Maria Gabriela; Van Den Brink,Rogier J. E.; Skrok,Emilia; Thomas,Theo David; Schiffbauer,Marc Tobias Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Western Balkans Outlook (Basque,Albanian)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148085 Report
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Western Balkans Outlook (Bosnian)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148085 Report English
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes : Kosovo (Basque,Albanian)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148071 Report
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes : Albania (Basque,Albanian)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148071 Report
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes : Serbia (Serbian)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148071 Report English
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Western Balkans Outlook (English)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148085 Report Bosnian
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : The Country Notes (English)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148071 Report Serbian
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Setting the Stage (English)
See More +
APR 29, 2020 148086 Report Bosnian
Serbia’s New Growth Agenda - Country Economic Memorandum (English)
See More +
MAR 26, 2020 147161 Report
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Setting the Stage (Basque,Albanian)
See More +
JAN 01, 2020 148086 Report
The Economic and Social Impact of COVID-19 : Setting the Stage (Bosnian)
See More +
JAN 01, 2020 148086 Report English
Rising Uncertainties (English)
See More +
OCT 01, 2019 142424 Working Paper
Enforcing Competition and Firm Productivity : Evidence from 1,800 Peruvian Municipalities (English)
See More +
JAN 22, 2019 WPS8714 Policy Research Working Paper
Macro and Micro Features of Successful Economic Convergence : The Case of Poland (English)
See More +
JAN 09, 2019 133617 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Western Balkans - Higher but Fragile Growth (English)
See More +
SEP 01, 2018 138952 Report
Do politically connected firms innovate, contributing to long-term economic growth ? (English)
See More +
JUN 29, 2018 WPS8502 Policy Research Working Paper
Inflation, liquidity and innovation (English)
See More +
MAY 10, 2018 WPS8436 Policy Research Working Paper
Peru - BOOSTING HUMAN CAPITAL AND PRODUCTIVITY DEVELOPMENT POLICY FINANCING WITH A DEFERRED DRAWDOWN OPTION : P156858 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 01 (English)
See More +
FEB 28, 2018 ISR28864 Implementation Status and Results Report
The internet and Chinese exports in the pre-Alibaba era (English)
See More +
NOV 28, 2017 WPS8262 Policy Research Working Paper
Lessons from Poland, insights for Poland : a sustainable and inclusive transition to high income status (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2017 121694 Working Paper