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How foreign participation and market concentration impact bank spreads: evidence from Latin America : How foreign participation and market concentration impact bank spreads: evidence from Latin America (English)

Increasing foreign participation and high concentration levels characterize the recent evolution of banking sectors' market structures in developing countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 28214 FEB 03, 2004

Peria, Maria Soledad Martinez; Mody, Ashoka

How foreign participation and market concentration impact bank spreads : evidence from Latin America (English)

Increasing foreign participation and high concentration levels characterize the recent evolution of banking sectors' market structures in developing countries. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS3210 FEB 01, 2004

Martinez Peria, Maria Soledad; Mody, Ashoka

International public goods : incentives, measurement, and financing : Bienes publicos internacionales : incentivos, medicion y financiamiento (Spanish)

Increasingly, the consequences of globalization call for the involvement, not only of national governments, but of the international development community as a whole. ... See More +

Publication 24884 JAN 01, 2004

Ferroni, Marco [editor]; Mody, Ashoka [editor]; Morrissey, Oliver; Willem te Velde, Dirk; Hewitt, Adrian; Barrett, Scott; Sandler, Todd Arabic, English Disclosed

The low-income countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States : progress and challenges in transition (English)

After the breakup of the Soviet Union, the commonwealth of independent states (CIS-7) faced exceptional challenges in building new states, democratic institutions, and market economies. ... See More +

Publication 99011 JAN 01, 2004

Khan,Mohammed Mohsin; Katsu,Shigeo; Otoo,Samuel K. E.; Sattar,Sarosh; Vashakmadze,Ekaterine T.; Helbling, Thomas; Mody,Ashoka; Sahay,Ratna; Lane, Philip R.; Pomfret,Richard W.; Betley,Mary; Falkingham,Jane C.; Cord,Louise J.; Lopez,Ramon E.; Huppi,Monika; Melo,Oscar A.; Jones Luong,Pauline; Vandycke,Nancy L.; Michalopoulos,Constantine; Kennedy, David; Fankhauser,Samuel; Raiser,Martin Disclosed

International public goods : incentives, measurement, and financing (Arabic)

Increasingly, the consequences of globalization call for the involvement, not only of national governments, but of the international development community as a whole. ... See More +

Publication 24884 MAR 31, 2002

Ferroni, Marco [editor]; Mody, Ashoka [editor]; Morrissey, Oliver; Willem te Velde, Dirk; Hewitt, Adrian; Barrett, Scott; Sandler, Todd Spanish, English Disclosed

International public goods : incentives, measurement, and financing (English)

Increasingly, the consequences of globalization call for the involvement, not only of national governments, but of the international development community as a whole. ... See More +

Publication 24884 MAR 31, 2002

Ferroni, Marco [editor]; Mody, Ashoka [editor]; Morrissey, Oliver; Willem te Velde, Dirk; Hewitt, Adrian; Barrett, Scott; Sandler, Todd Spanish, Arabic Disclosed

Imported machinery for export competitiveness (English)

This article analyzes the relationship between export competitiveness and investment in machinery, allowing for imperfect substitution between domestically produced and imported machinery. ... See More +

Journal Article 77381 JAN 01, 2002

Mody, Ashoka; Yilmaz, Kamil Disclosed

The World Bank economic review 16 (1) (English)

Eliminating excessive tariffs on exports of least developed countries; by Bernard Hoekman, Francis Ng, and Marcelo Olarreaga. Imported machinery for export competitiveness; by Ashoka Mody and Kamil Yilmaz. ... See More +

Publication 35057 JAN 01, 2002

Bourguignon, Francois [editor]; Hoekman, Bernard; Ng, Francis; Olarreaga, Marcelo; Mody, Ashoka; Yilmaz, Kamil; Harrison, Glenn W.; Rutherford, Thomas F.; Tarr, David G.; Fink, Carsten; Mattoo, Aaditya; Neagu, Ileana Cristina; Laeven, Luc; Estache, Antonio; Rossi, Martin A. Disclosed

Resolution of financial distress - an international perspective on the design of bankruptcy laws (English)

The institutions of bankruptcy have been at the center of the great economic events of the last decade, ranging from the Asian economic crisis, to the transition from socialism to capitalism. ... See More +

Publication 23243 MAY 31, 2001

Claesens, Stijn; Djankov, Simeon; Mody, Ashoka [editors]; Stiglitz, Joseph E.; White, Michelle J.; Westbrook, Jay Lawrence; LaPorta, Rafael; Lopez de Silanes, Florencio; Hausch, Donald B.; Ramachandran, S.; Fagan, Perry; Foley, C. Fritz; Gilson, Stuart; Mulas, Alberto; Mason, Joseph R.; Alexander, Arthur J.; Kingebiel, Daniela; Haggard, Stephan; Negishi, Shoko

Would collective action clauses raise borrowing costs? - an update and additional results (English)

It is easy to say that the International Monetary Fund should not resort to financial rescue for countries in crisis; this is hard to do when there is no alternative. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2363 JUN 30, 2000

Eichengreen, Barry; Mody, Ashoka

Indonesia - Public spending in a time of change (English)

The study identifies strategic priorities for restoring sound public finances, emphasizing the need to maintain fiscal sustainability under a constrained budget, the need to improve the processes for making budgetary allocations, and the need for budget implementation, towards greater fiscal transparency. ... See More +

Working Paper 20471 APR 30, 2000

Gooptu, Sudarshan; Hofman, Bert; Mody, Ashoka; Swaroop, Vinaya

Global economic prospects and the developing countries - 2000 : Global economic prospects and the developing countries 2000 (Chinese)

Developing countries are now recovering from the worst ravages of the financial crisis of 1997-98. However, the recovery is both uneven and fragile, and many countries continue to struggle in the aftermath. ... See More +

Publication 20039 DEC 31, 1999

Nabli, Mustapha; Shaw, William; Riordan, Mick; Mody, Ashoka English Disclosed

Global economic prospects and the developing countries 2000 (English)

Developing countries are now recovering from the worst ravages of the financial crisis of 1997-98. However, the recovery is both uneven and fragile, and many countries continue to struggle in the aftermath. ... See More +

Publication 20039 DEC 31, 1999

Nabli, Mustapha; Shaw, William; Riordan, Mick; Mody, Ashoka Chinese Disclosed

Lending booms, reserves, and the sustainability of short-term debt - inferences from the pricing of syndicated bank loans (English)

Academics pay little attention to international bank lending, focusing instead on rapidly growing market segments such as the international bond market and derivative credit instruments. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2155 AUG 31, 1999

Eichengreen, Barry; Mody, Ashoka

Industrial policy after the East Asian crisis - from "outward orientation" to new internal capabilities? (English)

Before East Asia's financial meltdown in the second half of 1997, there appeared to be prospects for an uneasy consensus on the East Asian "miracle", a consensus that recognized the role of the entrepreneurial state in accelerating industrial development but emphasized the "market-friendly' nature of the state's interventions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2112 MAY 31, 1999

Mody, Ashoka

Frontiers public-private interface in East Asia's infrastructure (English)

Governments and the private sector agree that the progress of private infrastructure in East Asia has been unacceptably slow. The region's total infrastructure needs for the next decade are estimated by the World Bank at $1.2 trillion to $1.5 trillio ... See More +

Working Paper 74257 JAN 29, 1999

Kohli, Harinder; Mody, Ashoka; Walton, Michael; Ptito, Lauren Disclosed

Public policy for the private sector (English)

The East Asian financial crisis - fallout for private power projects, by R. David Gray and John Schuster. Contingent liabilities for infrastructure projects - implementing a risk management framework for governments, by Christopher Lewis and Ashoka Mody. ... See More +

Newsletter 21277 SEP 30, 1998

Gray, R. David; Schuster, John; Lewis, Christopher; Mody, Ashoka; Haarmeyer, David; Law, Peter; De Franco, Nelson; O'Leary, Donal; Charpentier, Jean-Pierre; Minogue,Diane; Shirley, Mary; Silva, Gisele; Tynan, Nicola; Yilmaz, Yesim Disclosed

Pooling water projects to move beyond project finance (English)

To date most private sector water projects have been financed on a limited recourse basis, that is, with project cash flows and assets as the main security for lenders. ... See More +

Viewpoint 18443 SEP 30, 1998

Haarmeyer, David; Mody, Ashoka

Financing water and sanitation projects : the unique risks (English)

A project finance structure allows water projects with attractive cash flows and risk profiles to secure long-term private capital. But even in industrial countries the credit strength of off-taking municipal governments and the sector's traditional monopoly structure expose lenders to potentially significant credit, regulatory, and political risks. ... See More +

Viewpoint 18442 SEP 30, 1998

Haarmeyer, David; Mody, Ashoka

Contingent liabilities for infrastructure projects : implementing a risk management framework for governments (English)

To manage their exposure arising from guarantees to infrastructure projects, governments need to adopt modern risk management techniques. The authors introduce an integrated risk management system that draws on recent advances in the private sector. ... See More +

Viewpoint 18439 AUG 31, 1998

Lewis, Christopher M.; Mody, Ashoka

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
How foreign participation and market concentration impact bank spreads: evidence from Latin America : How foreign participation and market concentration impact bank spreads: evidence from Latin America (English)
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FEB 03, 2004 28214 Working Paper
How foreign participation and market concentration impact bank spreads : evidence from Latin America (English)
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FEB 01, 2004 WPS3210 Policy Research Working Paper
International public goods : incentives, measurement, and financing : Bienes publicos internacionales : incentivos, medicion y financiamiento (Spanish)
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JAN 01, 2004 24884 Publication Arabic, English
The low-income countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States : progress and challenges in transition (English)
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JAN 01, 2004 99011 Publication
International public goods : incentives, measurement, and financing (Arabic)
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MAR 31, 2002 24884 Publication Spanish, English
International public goods : incentives, measurement, and financing (English)
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MAR 31, 2002 24884 Publication Spanish, Arabic
Imported machinery for export competitiveness (English)
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JAN 01, 2002 77381 Journal Article
The World Bank economic review 16 (1) (English)
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JAN 01, 2002 35057 Publication
Resolution of financial distress - an international perspective on the design of bankruptcy laws (English)
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MAY 31, 2001 23243 Publication
Would collective action clauses raise borrowing costs? - an update and additional results (English)
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JUN 30, 2000 WPS2363 Policy Research Working Paper
Indonesia - Public spending in a time of change (English)
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APR 30, 2000 20471 Working Paper
Global economic prospects and the developing countries - 2000 : Global economic prospects and the developing countries 2000 (Chinese)
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DEC 31, 1999 20039 Publication English
Global economic prospects and the developing countries 2000 (English)
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DEC 31, 1999 20039 Publication Chinese
Lending booms, reserves, and the sustainability of short-term debt - inferences from the pricing of syndicated bank loans (English)
See More +
AUG 31, 1999 WPS2155 Policy Research Working Paper
Industrial policy after the East Asian crisis - from "outward orientation" to new internal capabilities? (English)
See More +
MAY 31, 1999 WPS2112 Policy Research Working Paper
Frontiers public-private interface in East Asia's infrastructure (English)
See More +
JAN 29, 1999 74257 Working Paper
Public policy for the private sector (English)
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SEP 30, 1998 21277 Newsletter
Pooling water projects to move beyond project finance (English)
See More +
SEP 30, 1998 18443 Viewpoint
Financing water and sanitation projects : the unique risks (English)
See More +
SEP 30, 1998 18442 Viewpoint
Contingent liabilities for infrastructure projects : implementing a risk management framework for governments (English)
See More +
AUG 31, 1998 18439 Viewpoint