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Informal firms and financial inclusion : status and determinants (English)

Many firms in the developing world -- including a majority of micro, small, and medium enterprises -- operate in the informal economy. The informal firms face a variety of constraints, making it harder for them to do business and grow. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6778 FEB 01, 2014

Farazi, Subika

The little data book on financial development 2014 (English)

The little data book is a pocket edition of the global financial development database published as part of the work on the Global Financial Development Report 2014 : financial inclusion. ... See More +

Publication 81331 SEP 25, 2013

Cihak, Martin; Farazi, Subika; Mohseni-Cheraghlou, Amin

Bank competition, concentration, and credit reporting (English)

This paper explores the empirical relationship between bank competition, bank concentration, and the emergence of credit reporting institutions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6442 MAY 01, 2013

Bruhn, Miriam; Farazi, Subika; Kanz, Martin

Financial access and stability : a road map for the Middle East and North Africa (English)

This report contributes to the effort to improve Middle East and North Africa's (MENA's) growth and employment performance by providing a diagnostic of MENA's financial systems and proposing a roadmap for more diversified, competitive, and inclusive financial systems. ... See More +

Publication 64937 SEP 21, 2011

Arvai, Zsofia; Rocha, Roberto R.; Farazi, Subika

Bank ownership and performance in the Middle East and North Africa region (English)

Although both domestic and foreign private banks have gained ground in MENA in recent years, state banks continue to play an important role in many countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5620 APR 01, 2011

Feyen, Erik; Rocha, Roberto; Farazi, Subika

The status of bank lending to SMES in the Middle East and North Africa region : the results of a joint survey of the Union of Arab Bank and the World Bank (English)

Among the principal constraints for SME lending is the lack of SME transparency, poor credit information from credit registries and bureaus, and weak creditor rights. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5607 MAR 01, 2011

Pearce, Douglas; Rocha, Roberto; Khouri, Rania; Farazi, Subika

World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : a regional economic update - recovering from the crisis (Arabic)

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is recovering from the financial crisis along with the global economy. Growth in 2010 is expected to be 4.4 percent region-wide, driven by domestic absorption as well as a positive contribution from external demand. ... See More +

Economic Updates and Modeling 54511 JUL 01, 2010

Ianchovichina, Elena; Mottaghi, Lili; Carey, Kevin; Spivak, Nadia; Farazi, Subika; Silwal, Ani; English, French

World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : a regional economic update - recovering from the crisis (English)

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is recovering from the financial crisis along with the global economy. Growth in 2010 is expected to be 4.4 percent region-wide, driven by domestic absorption as well as a positive contribution from external demand. ... See More +

Economic Updates and Modeling 54511 APR 01, 2010

Ianchovichina, Elena; Mottaghi, Lili; Carey, Kevin; Spivak, Nadia; Farazi, Subika; Silwal, Ani; French, Arabic

World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : a regional economic update - recovering from the crisis : Banque Mondiale region du Moyen-Orient et D'Afrique du Nord : bilan economique regional - sur la voie de la relance (French)

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is recovering from the financial crisis along with the global economy. Growth in 2010 is expected to be 4.4 percent region-wide, driven by domestic absorption as well as a positive contribution from external demand. ... See More +

Economic Updates and Modeling 54511 APR 01, 2010

Ianchovichina, Elena; Mottaghi, Lili; Carey, Kevin; Spivak, Nadia; Farazi, Subika; Silwal, Ani; English, Arabic

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Informal firms and financial inclusion : status and determinants (English)
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FEB 01, 2014 WPS6778 Policy Research Working Paper
The little data book on financial development 2014 (English)
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SEP 25, 2013 81331 Publication
Bank competition, concentration, and credit reporting (English)
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MAY 01, 2013 WPS6442 Policy Research Working Paper
Financial access and stability : a road map for the Middle East and North Africa (English)
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SEP 21, 2011 64937 Publication
Bank ownership and performance in the Middle East and North Africa region (English)
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APR 01, 2011 WPS5620 Policy Research Working Paper
The status of bank lending to SMES in the Middle East and North Africa region : the results of a joint survey of the Union of Arab Bank and the World Bank (English)
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MAR 01, 2011 WPS5607 Policy Research Working Paper
World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : a regional economic update - recovering from the crisis (Arabic)
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JUL 01, 2010 54511 Economic Updates and Modeling English, French
World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : a regional economic update - recovering from the crisis (English)
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APR 01, 2010 54511 Economic Updates and Modeling French, Arabic
World Bank Middle East and North Africa region : a regional economic update - recovering from the crisis : Banque Mondiale region du Moyen-Orient et D'Afrique du Nord : bilan economique regional - sur la voie de la relance (French)
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APR 01, 2010 54511 Economic Updates and Modeling English, Arabic