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Creating Markets in South Africa : Boosting Private Investment to Unlock South Africa’s Growth Potential (English)

Addressing the constraints for private sector development at national and sectoral levels is a priority for the government of South Africa. It is also a critical element in the current administration's plan to scale-up investment over five years, and thereby stimulate job creation and promote inclusive growth. ... See More +

Report 146347 DEC 31, 2019

Haddad,Mona E.; Karimjee,Saleem; Khalifa,Dahlia; Noumba Um,Paul Disclosed

Africa - Zambezi River Basin Development Project : restructuring (English)

The objective of the Zambezi River Basin Development Project is to advance preparation of the Batoka Gorge Hy-dro-Electric Scheme and strengthen cooperative development within the Zambezi River Basin. ... See More +

Project Paper RES29637 SEP 26, 2017

Noumba Um,Paul Disclosed

The Africa competitiveness report 2013 (English)

The Africa competitiveness report 2013 comes out at a time of growing international attention focused on Africa as an investment destination and mounting talk of an African economic renaissance. ... See More +

Annual Report 77452 JAN 01, 2013

Kim, Jim Yong; Devarajan, Shantayanan; Tata. Gaiv; Um, Paul Noumba Disclosed

An overview of six economic zones in Nigeria : challenges and opportunities (English)

This report provides a brief overview of six economic zones in Nigeria, and discusses the main findings with respect to the zones: development goals and the anticipated benefits of the zone projects, key implementation challenges and preliminary proposals on enhancing the development/implementation process moving forward. ... See More +

Working Paper 103442 FEB 01, 2012

Zeng,Zhihua; Wong,Michael D.; Noumba Um,Paul Disclosed

Is the level of financial sector development a key determinant of private investment in the power sector ? (English)

This paper seeks to assess the extent to which a country's overall level of development and that of its financial sector, in particular, are factors that attract private capital into infrastructure projects. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5373 JUL 01, 2010

Ba, Lika; Gasmi, Farid; Noumba Um, Paul Disclosed

Political accountability and regulatory performance in infrastructure industries : an empirical analysis (English)

The relationship between the quality of political institutions and the performance of regulation has recently assumed greater prominence in the policy debate on the effectiveness of infrastructure industry reforms. ... See More +

Journal Article 77626 NOV 01, 2009

Gasmi, Farid; Um, Paul Noumba; Virto, Laura Recuero Disclosed

The World Bank economic review 23 (3) (English)

This issue includes the following: gender, poverty and demography: an overview, by Mayra Buvinic, Monica Das Gupta, and Ursula Casabonne; Development, modernization, and childbearing: the role of family sex composition, by Deon Filmer, Jed Friedman, and Norbert Schady; the consequences of the 'missing girls' of China, by Avraham Y. ... See More +

Publication 62999 NOV 01, 2009

Buvinic, Mayra; Das Gupta, Monica; Casabonne, Ursula; Filmer, Deon; Friedman, Jed; Schady, Norbert; Ebenstein, Avraham Y.; Sharygin, Ethan Jennings; Schultz, T. Paul; Sirimaneetham, Vatcharin; Temple, Jonathan R.W.; Lokshin, Michael; Glinskaya, Elena; Gasmi, Farid; Um, Paul Noumba; Virto, Laura Recuero Disclosed

Infrastructure and economic growth in the Middle East and North Africa (English)

This paper analyzes the impact of infrastructure on growth of total factor productivity and per capita income, using both growth accounting techniques and cross-country growth regressions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5105 OCT 01, 2009

Um, Paul Noumba; Straub, Stephane; Vellutini, Charles Disclosed

Political accountability and regulatory performance in infrastructure industries : an empirical analysis (English)

The aim of this paper is to empirically explore the relationship between the quality of political institutions and the performance of regulation, an issue that has recently occupied much of the policy debate on the effectiveness of infrastructure industry reforms. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4101 DEC 01, 2006

Gasmi, Farid; Noumba Um, Paul; Virto, Laura Recuero Disclosed

Private participation in infrastructure projects in the Republic of Korea (English)

In the aftermath of the 1997 East Asian financial crisis, the government of the Republic of Korea published a Private Participation in Infrastructure (PPI) Act to remove the main impediments to private investment in infrastructure sectors. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3689 SEP 01, 2005

Noumba Um, Paul; Dinghem, Severine Disclosed

A policy note on telecommunications reform in Algeria (English)

By the end of the 1990s, most industrial and many developing countries had liberalized their telecommunications markets to improve service accessibility and affordability for both businesses and households. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3339 JUN 01, 2004

Noumba Um, Paul

A model for calculating interconnection costs in telecommunications : Modele de determination des tarifs d'interconnexion : guide d'utilisation pour les regulateurs de elecommunication (French)

Since the past decade, several Sub-Saharan African governments, through technical assistance provided by the World Bank and other donors, have undertaken to reform their telecommunications sectors, by implementing market liberalization policies, privatizing the incumbent public operator, and creating autonomous and independent regulatory bodies. ... See More +

Publication 28039 JAN 01, 2004

Paul Noumba Um; Laurent Gille; Lucile Simon; Christophe Rudelle English Disclosed

A model for calculating interconnection costs in telecommunications (English)

Since the past decade, several Sub-Saharan African governments, through technical assistance provided by the World Bank and other donors, have undertaken to reform their telecommunications sectors, by implementing market liberalization policies, privatizing the incumbent public operator, and creating autonomous and independent regulatory bodies. ... See More +

Publication 28039 JAN 01, 2004

Paul Noumba Um; Laurent Gille; Lucile Simon; Christophe Rudelle French

Modele de determination des tarifs d'interconnexion - guide d'utilisation pour les regulateurs de telecommunication (French)

Negotiations concerning the costs of telecommunications interconnection in African countries, have become a major undertaking in light of markets liberalization. ... See More +

Publication 26529 FEB 28, 2003

Noumba, Paul

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Creating Markets in South Africa : Boosting Private Investment to Unlock South Africa’s Growth Potential (English)
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DEC 31, 2019 146347 Report
Africa - Zambezi River Basin Development Project : restructuring (English)
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SEP 26, 2017 RES29637 Project Paper
The Africa competitiveness report 2013 (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 77452 Annual Report
An overview of six economic zones in Nigeria : challenges and opportunities (English)
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FEB 01, 2012 103442 Working Paper
Is the level of financial sector development a key determinant of private investment in the power sector ? (English)
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JUL 01, 2010 WPS5373 Policy Research Working Paper
Political accountability and regulatory performance in infrastructure industries : an empirical analysis (English)
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NOV 01, 2009 77626 Journal Article
The World Bank economic review 23 (3) (English)
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NOV 01, 2009 62999 Publication
Infrastructure and economic growth in the Middle East and North Africa (English)
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OCT 01, 2009 WPS5105 Policy Research Working Paper
Political accountability and regulatory performance in infrastructure industries : an empirical analysis (English)
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DEC 01, 2006 WPS4101 Policy Research Working Paper
Private participation in infrastructure projects in the Republic of Korea (English)
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SEP 01, 2005 WPS3689 Policy Research Working Paper
A policy note on telecommunications reform in Algeria (English)
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JUN 01, 2004 WPS3339 Policy Research Working Paper
A model for calculating interconnection costs in telecommunications : Modele de determination des tarifs d'interconnexion : guide d'utilisation pour les regulateurs de elecommunication (French)
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JAN 01, 2004 28039 Publication English
A model for calculating interconnection costs in telecommunications (English)
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JAN 01, 2004 28039 Publication French
Modele de determination des tarifs d'interconnexion - guide d'utilisation pour les regulateurs de telecommunication (French)
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FEB 28, 2003 26529 Publication