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Sovereign debt and the financial crisis : will this time be different? (Chinese)

In the wake of the financial crisis of 2008, governments worldwide undertook massive fiscal interventions to stave off what might otherwise have been a system-wide financial and economic meltdown. ... See More +

Publication 58283 JAN 05, 2015

Braga,Carlos Alberto Primo; Andronova Vincelette,Gallina English Disclosed

Sovereign debt and the financial crisis : will this time be different? (English)

In the wake of the financial crisis of 2008, governments worldwide undertook massive fiscal interventions to stave off what might otherwise have been a system-wide financial and economic meltdown. ... See More +

Publication 58283 NOV 16, 2010

Braga,Carlos Alberto Primo; Andronova Vincelette,Gallina Chinese Disclosed

Debt management : now the difficult part (English)

The first years of the 21st century were characterized by more prudent macroeconomic policies in the developing world, the positive impact of debt relief on low-income countries (LICs), and positive growth trends for the world economy, despite the puncturing of the high-tech "bubble" in Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries. ... See More +

Brief 55829 JUL 01, 2010

Gooptu, Sudarshan; Primo Braga , Carlos A.; Disclosed

Everything you always wanted to know about wto accession (but were afraid to ask) (English)

In this paper, the authors explore the complex, long, and unique process of accession to the World Trade Organization, with its intertwined economic, legal, and political dimensions. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5116 NOV 01, 2009

Cattaneo, Olivier; Braga, Carlos A. Primo Disclosed

Debt relief and beyond : lessons learned and challenges ahead (English)

Heavily indebted low-income countries benefited from significant debt relief over the past decade. Under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative and the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI), assistance of about $117 billion in nominal terms had been committed to 35 HIPC as of end-April 2009. ... See More +

General Economy, Macroeconomics and Growth Study 51570 OCT 02, 2009

Primo Braga, Carlos A.; Domeland, Dorte Disclosed

Korea and the BICs (Brazil, India and China) : catching up experiences (English)

This paper tests a neo-Schumpeterian model with industry-level data to analyze how Brazil, India, and China are catching up with South Korea’s technological frontier in a globalized world. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5101 OCT 01, 2009

V. Chandra; Osorio-Rodarte , I.; Braga, C. A. Primo Disclosed

Trade preference erosion : measurement and policy response (English)

The multilateral trade system rests on the principle of nondiscrimination. The most-favored-nation (MFN) clause embodied in article one of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) was the defining principle for a system that emerged in the post, Second World War era, largely in reaction to the folly of protectionism and managed trade that contributed to the global economic depression of the 1930s. ... See More +

Publication 48339 JAN 01, 2009

Hoekman, Bernard; Martin, Will; Primo Braga, Carlos A. Disclosed

WTO accession : lessons from experience (English)

The first 20 completed WTO accessions have raised systemic concerns that ought to be of interest to existing WTO members as well as to applicants. ... See More +

Newsletter 33127 JUN 06, 2005

Evenett, Simon J.; Primo Braga, Carlos A. Disclosed

Agricultural negotiations: recent developments in the Doha round (English)

In the early hours of August 1, 2004, the World Trade Organization General Council reached a decision on frameworks to continue with the multilateral trade negotiations under the Doha Development Agenda (DDA). ... See More +

Newsletter 32110 NOV 05, 2004

Primo Braga, Carlos A. Disclosed

How stronger protection of intellectual property rights affects international trade flows (English)

Intellectual property rights affect international trade flows when protected goods move across national boundaries. And intellectual property rights have grown in importance as the share of knowledge-intensive or high-technology products in international trade has doubled (from 12 percent in 1980 to 24 percent in 1994). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS2051 FEB 28, 1999

Fink, Carsten; Braga, Carlos A. Primo

Developing countries and accounting rates reform : a technological and regulatory El Nino? (English)

New technology and the liberalization of telecommunications markets are putting increasing stress on the accounting rates regime - the system used by telecommunications carriers to settle their international traffic accounts. ... See More +

Viewpoint 19059 JAN 31, 1999

Braga,Carlos Alberto Primo; Forestier,Emmanuel; Stern,Peter A. Disclosed

Public policy for the private sector (English)

The restructuring and privatization of the U.K. electricity supply - was it worth it? by David M. Newbery and Michael G. Pollitt. A retrospective on the Mexican toll road program (1989-94), by Jeff Ruster. ... See More +

Newsletter 18956 SEP 30, 1997

Newbery, David M.; Pollitt, Michael G.; Ruster, Jeff; Brook Cowen, Penelope J.; Anderson, Robert E.; Djankov, Simeon; Pohl, Gerhard; Claessens, Stijn; Bond, James; Wellenius, Bjorn; Braga, Carlos A. Primo; Smith, Peter; Fink, Carsten Disclosed

Liberalizing telecommunications and the role of the World Trade Organization (English)

In February 1997, sixty-nine governments of high-income and developing countries agreed to liberalize their basic telecommunications services under an agreement negotiated through the World Trade Organization. ... See More +

Viewpoint 17127 JUL 31, 1997

Braga,Carlos Alberto Primo Disclosed

The private sector and the Internet (English)

The authors look at the rise of the Internet as the main application behind the emerging global information infrastructure. Many now believe that the Internet provides a window into a future in which access to information will be independent of geographic location and interactivity in a multimedia environment will be ubiquitous. ... See More +

Viewpoint 17384 JUL 31, 1997

Braga,Carlos Alberto Primo; Fink,Carsten Disclosed

Protection and trade in services : a survey (English)

Until recently, trade in services was mostly ignored by iinternational economists, reflecting a perception that services were nontradable. This has never been true. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS1747 APR 30, 1997

Hoekman, Bernard; Primo Braga, Carlos A.

The new regionalism and the threat of protectionism (English)

Drawing on the game theory concepts, the authors discuss why countries form themselves into trading blocs and what the relations between these blocs are likely to be. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS1349 AUG 31, 1994

Hallet, Andrew Hughes; Braga, Carlos A. Primo; DEC

Tropical timber trade policies : what impact will eco-labeling have? (English)

About 20 percent of the total production of tropical timber is traded internationally. But for Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, and some countries in West-Central Africa, tropical timber trade accounts for more than 50 percent of production. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS1156 JUL 31, 1993

Varangis, Panayotis N.; Primo Braga, Carlos A.; Kenji Takeuchi

Brazilian frozen concentrated orange juice : the folly of unfair trade cases (English)

Brazil dominates the international market for frozen concentrated orange juice. By the mid 1980s, Brazil accounted for about 80 percent of world exports of the product. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS687 MAY 31, 1991

Primo Braga, Carlos Alberto; Silber, Simao Davi

Strengthening protection of intellectual property in developing countries : a survey of the literature (English)

Will developing countries benefit economically from strengthening their protection of intellectual property? They have been repeatedly urged to do so by developed nations, most recently in the ongoing Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations. ... See More +

Publication WDP112 DEC 31, 1990

Siebeck, Wolfgang E. [editor]; Evenson, Robert E.; Lesser, William; Primo Braga, Carlos A.

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Sovereign debt and the financial crisis : will this time be different? (Chinese)
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JAN 05, 2015 58283 Publication English
Sovereign debt and the financial crisis : will this time be different? (English)
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NOV 16, 2010 58283 Publication Chinese
Debt management : now the difficult part (English)
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JUL 01, 2010 55829 Brief
Everything you always wanted to know about wto accession (but were afraid to ask) (English)
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NOV 01, 2009 WPS5116 Policy Research Working Paper
Debt relief and beyond : lessons learned and challenges ahead (English)
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OCT 02, 2009 51570 General Economy, Macroeconomics and Growth Study
Korea and the BICs (Brazil, India and China) : catching up experiences (English)
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OCT 01, 2009 WPS5101 Policy Research Working Paper
Trade preference erosion : measurement and policy response (English)
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JAN 01, 2009 48339 Publication
WTO accession : lessons from experience (English)
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JUN 06, 2005 33127 Newsletter
Agricultural negotiations: recent developments in the Doha round (English)
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NOV 05, 2004 32110 Newsletter
How stronger protection of intellectual property rights affects international trade flows (English)
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FEB 28, 1999 WPS2051 Policy Research Working Paper
Developing countries and accounting rates reform : a technological and regulatory El Nino? (English)
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JAN 31, 1999 19059 Viewpoint
Public policy for the private sector (English)
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SEP 30, 1997 18956 Newsletter
Liberalizing telecommunications and the role of the World Trade Organization (English)
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JUL 31, 1997 17127 Viewpoint
The private sector and the Internet (English)
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JUL 31, 1997 17384 Viewpoint
Protection and trade in services : a survey (English)
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APR 30, 1997 WPS1747 Policy Research Working Paper
The new regionalism and the threat of protectionism (English)
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AUG 31, 1994 WPS1349 Policy Research Working Paper
Tropical timber trade policies : what impact will eco-labeling have? (English)
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JUL 31, 1993 WPS1156 Policy Research Working Paper
Brazilian frozen concentrated orange juice : the folly of unfair trade cases (English)
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MAY 31, 1991 WPS687 Policy Research Working Paper
Strengthening protection of intellectual property in developing countries : a survey of the literature (English)
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DEC 31, 1990 WDP112 Publication