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Improving Governance through Enhanced Citizen Engagement : The Case of Malaysia (English)

Malaysia has focused on civil service reforms to improve the efficiency of public service delivery. This Research and Policy Brief argues that this method needs to be supplemented with an approach that makes officials more directly accountable to citizens. ... See More +

Brief 138279 JUN 01, 2019

Abdul Kader,Shahridan Faiez Bin Mohideen; Rao,Vijayendra Disclosed

Assessing Innovation Patterns and Constraints in Developing East Asia : An Introductory Analysis (English)

This paper sheds light on key innovation patterns and constraints within a selected set of developing East Asian countries (Cambodia, China, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam). ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8706 JAN 17, 2019

Iootty De Paiva Dias,Mariana Disclosed

Helping Malaysia Develop the Green Sukuk Market : Facilitating Sustainable Financing - Case Study (English)

The green sukuk (green Islamic bond) is a new climate finance instrument that has the potential to channel the US dollar 2 trillion Islamic finance market toward funding of green and sustainable investment projects. ... See More +

Correspondence 136356 JAN 07, 2019

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Firm Performance and the Business Environment in Malaysia : A Comparison with High - Income and Upper - Middle - Income countries (English)

Firm-level survey data on registered private firms reveal that firms in Malaysia have much lower labor productivity than their counterparts in 43 upper-middle-income and 14 high-income countries. ... See More +

Brief 138329 JAN 01, 2019

Amin,Mohammad; Soh,Yew Chong Disclosed

Malaysia Economic Monitor : Realizing Human Potential (English)

Growing risks weigh on the economic outlook. On the external front, a slowing global economy, rising concerns regarding the impact of US-China trade tensions and increased volatility in financial and commodity markets all weigh on the prospects for Malaysia’s economy. ... See More +

Economic Updates and Modeling 132903 DEC 13, 2018

Record,Richard James Lowden; Chong,Yew Keat; Teh Sharifuddin,Shakira Binti; Aturupane,Harsha; Teo,Hui Sin; Schmillen,Achim Daniel; Moroz,Harry Edmund Disclosed

Fiscal Space : Concept, Measurement, and Policy Implications (English)

Effective fiscal policy depends on the amount of budget resources available to raise spending or lower taxes without jeopardizing fiscal sustainability. ... See More +

Brief 132195 NOV 01, 2018

Kose,Ayhan; Ohnsorge,Franziska Lieselotte; Sugawara,Naotaka Disclosed

Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Malaysia (English)

Sixteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2019 covers 11 areas of business regulation. ... See More +

Working Paper 131775 OCT 31, 2018

Disclosed

Malaysia - Public Expenditure and Equitable Growth End Poverty Day 2016 Event : Synopsis (English)

The World Bank Global Knowledge and Research Hub in Malaysia partnered with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for an End Poverty Campaign event on November 8, 2016. ... See More +

Report AUS0000479 OCT 12, 2018

Disclosed

Statement by the Hon. Lim Guan Eng, Governor for Malaysia at the 2018 Annual Meetings : Governor's Statement No. 11 (English)

Governor's Statement OCT 12, 2018

Eng,Lim Guan Disclosed

Case Study on the Employee Provident Fund of Malaysia (English)

This paper documents the best practices and practical lessons learned from Malaysia’s largest mandatory public provident fund, the Employees Provident Fund (EPF). ... See More +

Working Paper 131289 OCT 01, 2018

Price,William Joseph; Khalif,Muhammed Abdul; De Luna-Martinez,Jose; Zhang,Wei; Arshad,Ashraf Bin Disclosed

Improving Public Sector Performance : Through Innovation and Inter-Agency Coordination (Vol. 2) : Summary of the Global Report (English)

This report is an inaugural issue in a new series that aims to offer a fresh look at how developing countries are overcoming persistent problems in public sector management. ... See More +

Working Paper 131020 OCT 01, 2018

Disclosed

Improving Public Sector Performance : Through Innovation and Inter-Agency Coordination (English)

This report is an inaugural issue in a new series that aims to offer a fresh look at how developing countries are overcoming persistent problems in public sector management. ... See More +

Working Paper 131020 OCT 01, 2018

Beschel,Robert P.; Cameron,Blair James; Kunicova,Jana; Myers,C. Bernard Disclosed

Looking Beyond Averages (English)

The fifth edition of the Development Digest begins with an article on why it’s important to look beyond averages when it comes to the country’s development, followed by a look at the region’s success in the face of global uncertainty. ... See More +

Working Paper 132530 OCT 01, 2018

Schmillen,Achim Daniel; Kamarulzaman,Adeeba; Aviles,Ana Maria; Suleiman,Anita; Myers,C. Bernard; Larson,Bradley Robert; Sitorus,Djauhari; Simler,Kenneth; Chuah,Lay Lian; Warwick,Mara K.; Lee,Min Hui; Loayza,Norman V.; Tatucu,Radu; Record,Richard James Lowden; Llovet Montanes,Ruth; Wahba Tadros,Sameh Naguib; Schmukler,Sergio L.; Teh Sharifuddin,Shakira Binti; Raja,Siddhartha; Osornprasop,Sutayut; Trujillo Tejada,Veronica Paola; Kwakwa,Victoria; Loh,Wei San; Chong,Yew Keat Disclosed

Malaysia's Digital Economy : A New Driver of Development (English)

Malaysia’s remarkable transition from low-income to upper middle-income status has occurred in parallel to the microelectronics revolution. Most of Malaysia’s citizens are connected to the internet, and there is more than one mobile cellular subscription for each individual. ... See More +

Working Paper 129777 SEP 01, 2018

Record,Richard James Lowden; Larson,Bradley Robert; Teh Sharifuddin,Shakira Binti; Chong,Yew Keat Disclosed

Productivity unplugged : the challenges of Malaysia's transition into a high-income country (English)

As Malaysia continues to strive toward high-income status, accelerating productivity growth has become the country’s central economic policy challenge. ... See More +

Working Paper 126781 JUN 01, 2018

Disclosed

Malaysia economic monitor : navigating change (English)

The historic outcome of Malaysia's recent elections provides an unprecedented opportunity for change. The country's 14th General Elections which took place on May 9, 2018, in the context of widespread citizen concern regarding the degree to which the proceeds of economic growth have been shared across the Malaysian society and a call for increased government accountability, have resulted in the nation's first change in government since its independence in 1957. ... See More +

Economic Updates and Modeling 127679 JUN 01, 2018

Record,Richard James Lowden; Chong,Yew Keat; Teh Sharifuddin,Shakira Binti Disclosed

Maximizing knowledge for development (English)

The World Bank Group (WBG) is strengthening its partnerships with upper-middle-income countries and high-income countries to leverage private and public finance, and to create knowledge and new solutions based on the experiences of graduates for the benefit of clients. ... See More +

125247 APR 01, 2018

Alawode,Abayomi A.; Ouazad,Amine; Arshad,Ashraf Bin; Ruggeri Laderchi,Caterina; Sitorus,Djauhari; Georgieva,Dorina Peteva; Mendez Ramos,Fabian; Govindasamy,Jeevakumar; De Luna-Martínez,José; Kelm,Kathrine M.; Sondergaard,Lars M.; Tan,Mei Ling; Amin,Mohammad; Loayza,Norman V.; Canuto,Otaviano; Record,Richard James Lowden; Ranciere,Romain; Wahba,Sameh; Schmukler,Sergio L.; Bell,Simon; Shetty,Sudhir; Kwakwa,Victoria Disclosed

Resource misallocation and productivity gaps in Malaysia (English)

The reallocation of resources from low- to high-productivity firms can generate large aggregate productivity gains. The paper uses data from the Malaysian manufacturing census to measure the country's hypothetical productivity gains when moving toward the level of within-sector allocative efficiency in the United States to be between 13 and 36 percent. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8368 MAR 19, 2018

Chuah,Lay Lian; Loayza,Norman V.; Nguyen,Ha Minh Disclosed

Budgeting for performance in Malaysia : a review of the design, implementation, and application of Malaysia's outcome based budgeting (English)

Performance based budgeting (PBB) has been a popular reform among ministries of finance across the world, accompanied by high expectations for its ability to transform national budget processes. ... See More +

Working Paper 126690 MAR 01, 2018

Myers,C. Bernard; Boothe,Robert Disclosed

Public Policy in a Digital World : Conference Review (English)

The conference on public policy in a digital world was organized as part of the World Bank Group global knowledge and research hub in Malaysia’s ongoing engagement on the digital economy, in collaboration with the Malaysian Ministry of Finance (MOF). ... See More +

Report 136835 JAN 09, 2018

Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Improving Governance through Enhanced Citizen Engagement : The Case of Malaysia (English)
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JUN 01, 2019 138279 Brief
Assessing Innovation Patterns and Constraints in Developing East Asia : An Introductory Analysis (English)
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JAN 17, 2019 WPS8706 Policy Research Working Paper
Helping Malaysia Develop the Green Sukuk Market : Facilitating Sustainable Financing - Case Study (English)
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JAN 07, 2019 136356 Correspondence
Firm Performance and the Business Environment in Malaysia : A Comparison with High - Income and Upper - Middle - Income countries (English)
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JAN 01, 2019 138329 Brief
Malaysia Economic Monitor : Realizing Human Potential (English)
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DEC 13, 2018 132903 Economic Updates and Modeling
Fiscal Space : Concept, Measurement, and Policy Implications (English)
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NOV 01, 2018 132195 Brief
Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Malaysia (English)
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OCT 31, 2018 131775 Working Paper
Malaysia - Public Expenditure and Equitable Growth End Poverty Day 2016 Event : Synopsis (English)
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OCT 12, 2018 AUS0000479 Report
Statement by the Hon. Lim Guan Eng, Governor for Malaysia at the 2018 Annual Meetings : Governor's Statement No. 11 (English)
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OCT 12, 2018 Governor's Statement
Case Study on the Employee Provident Fund of Malaysia (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 131289 Working Paper
Improving Public Sector Performance : Through Innovation and Inter-Agency Coordination (Vol. 2) : Summary of the Global Report (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 131020 Working Paper
Improving Public Sector Performance : Through Innovation and Inter-Agency Coordination (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 131020 Working Paper
Looking Beyond Averages (English)
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OCT 01, 2018 132530 Working Paper
Malaysia's Digital Economy : A New Driver of Development (English)
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SEP 01, 2018 129777 Working Paper
Productivity unplugged : the challenges of Malaysia's transition into a high-income country (English)
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JUN 01, 2018 126781 Working Paper
Malaysia economic monitor : navigating change (English)
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JUN 01, 2018 127679 Economic Updates and Modeling
Maximizing knowledge for development (English)
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APR 01, 2018 125247
Resource misallocation and productivity gaps in Malaysia (English)
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MAR 19, 2018 WPS8368 Policy Research Working Paper
Budgeting for performance in Malaysia : a review of the design, implementation, and application of Malaysia's outcome based budgeting (English)
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MAR 01, 2018 126690 Working Paper
Public Policy in a Digital World : Conference Review (English)
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JAN 09, 2018 136835 Report