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Addressing inequality in South Asia (English)

The extent of inequality, and what to do about it, are among the most hotly debated issues in economics. Every faith and ideology has normative views on how much inequality is tolerable, or desirable. ... See More +

Publication 91638 JAN 01, 2014

Rama, Martin; Beteille, Tara; Li, Yue; Mitra, Pradeep K.; Newman, John Lincoln Disclosed

More and better jobs in South Asia (English)

This book is divided into seven chapters. Chapter one is an overview. Chapter two reviews South Asia's recent track record with regard to the quantity and quality of job creation. ... See More +

Publication 66229 DEC 20, 2011

Nayar, Reema; Gottret, Pablo; Mitra, Pradeep; Betcherman, Gordon; Lee, Yue Man; Santos, Indhira; Dahal, Mahesh; Shrestha, Maheshwor Disclosed

Turmoil at twenty : recession, recovery, and reform in Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (English)

This book, written on the eve of the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall in 1989, addresses three questions that relate to recession, recovery, and reform, respectively, in Europe and Central Asia's (ECA's) transition countries. ... See More +

Publication 51571 OCT 30, 2009

Mitra, Pradeep; Selowsky, Marcelo; Zalduendo, Juan; Disclosed

Satisfaction with life and service delivery in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union : some insights from the 2006 life in transition survey (English)

The main objective of the Life in Transition Survey (LiTS) was to assess the impact of transition on people, and so the survey questionnaire covered four main themes. ... See More +

Publication 47612 FEB 19, 2009

Zaidi, Salman; Alam, Asad; Mitra, Pradeep; Sundaram, Ramya; Disclosed

Convergence in institutions and market outcome s: cross-country and time-series evidence from the business environment and enterprise performance surveys in transition economies (English)

This paper uses firm-level data from the Business Environment and Enterprise Performance Surveys to study the process of convergence of transition countries with developed market economies. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4819 JAN 01, 2009

Mitra, Pradeep; Muravyev, Alexander; Schaffer, Mark E. Disclosed

Innovation, inclusion, and integration : from transition to convergence in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall the transition countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union have witnessed dramatic changes in outputs, the nature of jobs, standards of living, patterns of trade and the quality of education and health services. ... See More +

Publication 44648 JUN 27, 2008

Mitra,Pradeep K. Russian Disclosed

Innovation, inclusion, and integration : from transition to convergence in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (Vol. 2) : Инновации, социальная направленность экономического развития и интеграция (Russian)

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall the transition countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union have witnessed dramatic changes in outputs, the nature of jobs, standards of living, patterns of trade and the quality of education and health services. ... See More +

Publication 44648 JUN 27, 2008

Mitra,Pradeep K. English Disclosed

Innovation, inclusion, and integration : from transition to convergence in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (English)

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall the transition countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union have witnessed dramatic changes in outputs, the nature of jobs, standards of living, patterns of trade and the quality of education and health services. ... See More +

Publication 44648 JUN 27, 2008

Mitra,Pradeep K. Disclosed

Increasing inequality in transition economies : is there more to come? (English)

This paper decomposes changes in inequality, which has in general been increasing in the transition economies of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, both by income source and socio-economic group, with a view to understanding the determinants of inequality and assessing how it might evolve in the future. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS4007 SEP 01, 2006

Mitra, Pradeep; Yemtsov, Ruslan Disclosed

Beyond Transition 16 (4) (English)

2006 ABCDE Conference: focus on 15 years of changes by Boris Pleskovic. Poverty and inequality : inequality and growth in transition -- does China's rising inequality portend Russia's future? ... See More +

Newsletter 37146 OCT 01, 2005

Pleskovic, Boris; Mitra, Pradeep; Yemtsov, Ruslan; Perry, Guillermo; Olarreaga, Marcelo; Gajwani, Kiran; Kanbur, Ravi; Zhang, Xiaobo; Berglof, Erik; Bolton, Patrick; Gaidar, Yegor; Aslund, Anders; Jenish, Nazgul; Kiss, Yudit Russian Disclosed

Beyond Transition 16 (4) (Russian)

2006 ABCDE Conference: focus on 15 years of changes by Boris Pleskovic. Poverty and inequality : inequality and growth in transition -- does China's rising inequality portend Russia's future? ... See More +

Newsletter 37146 OCT 01, 2005

Pleskovic, Boris; Mitra, Pradeep; Yemtsov, Ruslan; Perry, Guillermo; Olarreaga, Marcelo; Gajwani, Kiran; Kanbur, Ravi; Zhang, Xiaobo; Berglof, Erik; Bolton, Patrick; Gaidar, Yegor; Aslund, Anders; Jenish, Nazgul; Kiss, Yudit English Disclosed

Beyond transition 15 (1) (Russian)

Russian oligarchs : a quantitative assessment; by Sergei Guriev and Andrei Rachinsky. What do firms disclose and why? Enforcing corporate governance and transparency in Central and Eastern Europe; by Anete Pajuste. ... See More +

Newsletter 32568 DEC 31, 2004

Guriev, Sergei; Rachinsky, Andrei; Pajuste, Anete; Obloj, Krystof; Chong-En Bai; Qiao Liu; Joe Lu; Song, Frank M.; Junxi Zhang; Iwasaki, Ichiro; Berglof, Erik; Claessens, Stijn; Goetzman, William; Weiss, Andrew; Nikitin, Georgiy; Desai, Mihir; Moel, Alberto; Browder, William; Pleskachevsky, Viktor; Linn, Johannes; Rousso, Alan; Pittman, Russell; Mitra, Pradeep; Gyarfasova, Olga; Knot, Ondrej; Vychodil, Ondrej; Koren, Miklos English Disclosed

Beyond transition 15 (1) (English)

Russian oligarchs : a quantitative assessment; by Sergei Guriev and Andrei Rachinsky. What do firms disclose and why? Enforcing corporate governance and transparency in Central and Eastern Europe; by Anete Pajuste. ... See More +

Newsletter 32568 DEC 01, 2004

Guriev, Sergei; Rachinsky, Andrei; Pajuste, Anete; Obloj, Krystof; Chong-En Bai; Qiao Liu; Joe Lu; Song, Frank M.; Junxi Zhang; Iwasaki, Ichiro; Berglof, Erik; Claessens, Stijn; Goetzman, William; Weiss, Andrew; Nikitin, Georgiy; Desai, Mihir; Moel, Alberto; Browder, William; Pleskachevsky, Viktor; Linn, Johannes; Rousso, Alan; Pittman, Russell; Mitra, Pradeep; Gyarfasova, Olga; Knot, Ondrej; Vychodil, Ondrej; Koren, Miklos Russian Disclosed

Tax systems in transition (English)

How have tax systems, whose primary role is to raise resources to finance public expenditures, evolved in the transition countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union? ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2947 JAN 31, 2003

Mitra, Pradeep; Stern, Nicholas

Transition 13 (6) (English)

Contents: Overcoming institutional barriers in China. China removes barriers for private firms. China becoming a manufacturing powerhouse. Wolfensohn and Putin praise relations. ... See More +

Newsletter 25208 DEC 31, 2002

Hirschler, Richard [editor]; Chi Fulin; Berglof, Erik; Bolton, Patrick; Paci, Pierella; McCarthy, F. Desmond; Mitra, Pradeep; Stern, Nicholas; Ker-Lindsay, James; Andrienko, Yuri; Zhuravskaya, Ekaterina; Guriev, Sergei; Lazareva, Olga; Rachinsky, Andrei; Tsoukhlo, Sergei; Struyk, Raymond J.; Nikolaenko, Sergey; Makelainen-Buhanist, Soili; Muravyev, Alexander; Hildebrandt, Antje; Sutela, Pekka; Mark, Katharine; Vokopola, Zana; Mikeska,Gretchen; Swanson, Steve Disclosed

Tax systems in transition (English)

Public expenditures which, as a proportion of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), were 45 to 50 percent at the beginning of transition in the countries of Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, fell during the 1990s, and ranged from 29 percent in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) to over 40 percent in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Baltics (CSB) in the year 2000. ... See More +

Working Paper 25063 OCT 31, 2002

Mitra, Pradeep; Stern, Nicholas

Trade integration and transition (English)

Opening addresses by Andras Inotai, Franz Kaps, Carol Balassa, Benjamin King, Mihaly Simai, and Gyorgy Szapary. International competitiveness, multifactor productivity and growth in the United States, Europe, Japan and Asia by Dominick Salvatore. ... See More +

Working Paper 44034 SEP 01, 2002

Inotai, Andras; Kaps, Franz; Balassa, Carol; King, Benjamin; Simai, Mihaly; Szapary, Gyorgy; Salvatore, Dominick; Iqbal, Farrukh; Rosati, Dariusz K.;; Sapir, Andre; Michalopoulos, Constantine; Mitra, Pradeep; Disclosed

Trade liberalization, fiscal adjustment, and exchange rate policy in India (English)

The authors investigate the impact of India's program of economic stabilization and trade liberalization launched in 1991, a year when the country was in the throes of a foreign exchange crisis. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2020 DEC 31, 1998

Go, Delfin S.; Mitra, Pradeep

The World Bank research observer 7 (2) (English)

Dumping and antidumping: the rhetoric and the reality of protection in industrial countries. Policy instruments for pollution control in developing countries. ... See More +

Publication 17521 JUL 31, 1992

Finger, J. Michael; Eskeland, Gunnar S.; Jimenez, Emmanuel; Borrell, Brent; Duncan, Ronald C.; Mitra, Pradeep; McLure, Charles E., Jr.; Tait, Alan A.

The coordinated reform of tariffs and indirect taxes (English)

Tariff reduction designed to encourage outward-oriented development will work only if alternative sources can be found to replenish revenue lost in the cause of reducing protection. ... See More +

Journal Article 14081 JUL 31, 1992

Mitra, Pradeep

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Addressing inequality in South Asia (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 91638 Publication
More and better jobs in South Asia (English)
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DEC 20, 2011 66229 Publication
Turmoil at twenty : recession, recovery, and reform in Central and Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (English)
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OCT 30, 2009 51571 Publication
Satisfaction with life and service delivery in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union : some insights from the 2006 life in transition survey (English)
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FEB 19, 2009 47612 Publication
Convergence in institutions and market outcome s: cross-country and time-series evidence from the business environment and enterprise performance surveys in transition economies (English)
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JAN 01, 2009 WPS4819 Policy Research Working Paper
Innovation, inclusion, and integration : from transition to convergence in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (Vol. 2) : Overview (English)
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JUN 27, 2008 44648 Publication Russian
Innovation, inclusion, and integration : from transition to convergence in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (Vol. 2) : Инновации, социальная направленность экономического развития и интеграция (Russian)
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JUN 27, 2008 44648 Publication English
Innovation, inclusion, and integration : from transition to convergence in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union (English)
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JUN 27, 2008 44648 Publication
Increasing inequality in transition economies : is there more to come? (English)
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SEP 01, 2006 WPS4007 Policy Research Working Paper
Beyond Transition 16 (4) (English)
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OCT 01, 2005 37146 Newsletter Russian
Beyond Transition 16 (4) (Russian)
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OCT 01, 2005 37146 Newsletter English
Beyond transition 15 (1) (Russian)
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DEC 31, 2004 32568 Newsletter English
Beyond transition 15 (1) (English)
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DEC 01, 2004 32568 Newsletter Russian
Tax systems in transition (English)
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JAN 31, 2003 WPS2947 Policy Research Working Paper
Transition 13 (6) (English)
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DEC 31, 2002 25208 Newsletter
Tax systems in transition (English)
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OCT 31, 2002 25063 Working Paper
Trade integration and transition (English)
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SEP 01, 2002 44034 Working Paper
Trade liberalization, fiscal adjustment, and exchange rate policy in India (English)
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DEC 31, 1998 WPS2020 Policy Research Working Paper
The World Bank research observer 7 (2) (English)
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JUL 31, 1992 17521 Publication
The coordinated reform of tariffs and indirect taxes (English)
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JUL 31, 1992 14081 Journal Article