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Contingent liabilities risk management : a credit risk analysis framework for sovereign guarantees and on-lending—country experiences from Colombia, Indonesia, Sweden, and Turkey (English)

Sovereign credit guarantees and government on-lending can catalyze private sector investment and fulfill specific policy objectives. However, contingent liabilities stemming from guarantees and contingent assets stemming from on-lending expose governments to risk. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7538 JAN 22, 2016

Bachmair,Fritz Florian Disclosed

Contingent liabilities risk management : a credit risk analysis framework for sovereign guarantees and on-lending - country experiences from Colombia, Indonesia, Sweden, and Turkey (English)

Sovereign credit guarantees and government on-lending can catalyze private sector investment and fulfill specific policy objectives. However, contingent liabilities stemming from guarantees and contingent assets stemming from on-lending expose governments to risk. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 102884 JAN 01, 2016

Bachmair,Fritz Florian Disclosed

Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Sweden (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2016 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Sweden. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 100855 OCT 01, 2015

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Country data report for Sweden, 1996-2014 (English)

This Country Data Report summarizes the data from the Worldwide Governance Indicators (WGI) project for Sweden. The WGI report six aggregate governance indicators for over 200 countries and territories over the period 1996-2014, covering: i) voice and accountability, ii) political stability and absence of violence, terrorism, iii) government effectiveness, iv) regulatory quality, v) rule of law, and vi) control of corruption ... See More +

Working Paper 105579 SEP 15, 2015

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Enterprise surveys : Sweden country highlights 2014 (English)

The World Bank interviewed a representative sample of the private sector in 4 of the most active economic regions in Sweden. The sample consisted of 600 business establishments surveyed from January 2014 through November 2014. ... See More +

Working Paper 99372 MAY 04, 2015

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Labor market regulations and outcomes in Sweden : a comparative analysis of recent trends (English)

This paper analyzes recent trends in Sweden's labor market regulations in relation to comparator economies and examines the relationship between labor market regulations and outcomes. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7229 APR 02, 2015

Ulku,Hulya; Muzi,Silvia Disclosed

Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Sweden (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2015 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Sweden. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 92138 OCT 01, 2014

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Sweden's business climate : opportunities for entrepreneurs through improved regulations (English)

This report’s starting point is thus to acknowledge that despite Sweden’s many virtues, there are areas in which it can do better, and the task has been to identify those areas, focusing particularly on the quality of the investment climate and competitiveness. ... See More +

Working Paper 100920 JAN 01, 2014

Ulku,Hulya; Dutz,Mark Andrew; Hambardzumyan,Anushavan; Jiang, Nan (Charlotte); Meilland,Thibault; Perotti,Valeria; Primiani,Tanya; Saltane,Valentina; Vilquin,Julien Disclosed

Enterprise surveys : Sweden country profile 2010 (English)

The country profile for Sweden is based on data from the enterprise surveys conducted by the World Bank in 2014. The Enterprise Surveys focus on the many factors that shape the business environment. ... See More +

Working Paper 99351 JAN 01, 2014

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Sweden and World Bank Group trust funds (English)

Sweden's contributions to the World Bank Group (WBG) totaled United States (U.S.) 4,257.2 million dollars for fiscal years 2009-14. In the first six months of fiscal year 2014, Sweden contributed U.S. 107.5 million dollars to International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and International Development Association (IDA) trust funds (TFs), U.S. 229.2 million dollars to Financial Intermediary Funds (FIFs), and U.S. 5.7 million dollars to International Finance Corporation (IFC) TFs. ... See More +

Brief 89590 DEC 31, 2013

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Doing business 2014 : Sweden - understanding regulations for small and medium-size enterprises (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Sweden. In a series of annual reports, Doing Business assesses regulations affecting domestic firms in 189 economies and ranks the economies in 10 areas of business regulation, such as starting a business, resolving insolvency and trading across borders. ... See More +

Working Paper 82976 OCT 29, 2013

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Doing business 2014 : European Union (EU) (English)

This regional profile presents the Doing Business indicators for economies in European Union (EU). It also shows the regional average, the best performance globally for each indicator and data for the following comparator regions: East Asia and the Pacific, Europe and Central Asia, Middle East and North Africa, Latin America, and OECD High Income. ... See More +

Working Paper 83408 OCT 29, 2013

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Sweden - Macro-fiscal context and health financing factsheet (English)

This report gives 14 indicators that describe a country's macro fiscal environment to identify constraints or opportunities for health systems financing. ... See More +

Brief 80431 JAN 01, 2013

Cortez, Rafael;Pande, Aaka;Eozenou, Patrick;Leive, Adam;Smitz, Marc;Ozcelik, Ece;Fidler, Armin;Klingen, Nicole Disclosed

Joint press conference with Swedish Finance Minister Anders Borg, Development Minister Gunilla Carlsson and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim (English)

The most important thing about the Swedish contribution is that they have been very generous, but also they have insisted that we marry a moral vision of what is the nature of our responsibility to each other as human beings, with the scientific evidence base, and nothing could be more powerful than bringing together moral vision with practical [steps], and this is what we're trying to do. ... See More +

Working Paper 101850 DEC 11, 2012

Kim,Jim Yong Disclosed

Doing business 2013 : Sweden - smarter regulations for small and, medium-size enterprises : comparing business regulations for domestic firms in 185 economies (English)

This tenth edition of Doing Business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. ... See More +

Working Paper 74035 OCT 23, 2012

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Doing business in a more transparent world 2012 - economic profile : Sweden - comparing regulation for domestic firms in 183 economies (English)

Doing business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. ... See More +

Working Paper 65481 JAN 01, 2012

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The payout phase of pension systems : a comparison of five countries (English)

This paper provides a comparative summary of the payout phase of pension systems in five countries -- Australia, Chile, Denmark, Sweden, and Switzerland. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS5288 APR 01, 2010

Rocha, Roberto; Vittas, Dimitri; Rudolph, Heinz P. Disclosed

Doing business 2011 : Sweden - making a difference for entrepreneurs : comparing business regulation in 183 economies (English)

Doing Business 2011: making a difference for entrepreneurs is the eighth in a series of annual reports investigating regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Annual Report 59226 JAN 01, 2010

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Sweden - World trade indicators 2009 : trade at a glance (English)

This country level trade brief summarizes insights from the world trade indicators database as well as analyzes national impacts and responses to the food crisis and global recession. ... See More +

Brief 72774 DEC 31, 2009

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Doing business 2010 : Sweden - comparing regulation in 183 economies (English)

Doing Business 2010 is the seventh in a series of annual reports investigating regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 50596 JAN 01, 2009

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Contingent liabilities risk management : a credit risk analysis framework for sovereign guarantees and on-lending—country experiences from Colombia, Indonesia, Sweden, and Turkey (English)
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JAN 22, 2016 WPS7538 Policy Research Working Paper
Contingent liabilities risk management : a credit risk analysis framework for sovereign guarantees and on-lending - country experiences from Colombia, Indonesia, Sweden, and Turkey (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 102884 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Sweden (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100855 Working Paper
Country data report for Sweden, 1996-2014 (English)
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SEP 15, 2015 105579 Working Paper
Enterprise surveys : Sweden country highlights 2014 (English)
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MAY 04, 2015 99372 Working Paper
Labor market regulations and outcomes in Sweden : a comparative analysis of recent trends (English)
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APR 02, 2015 WPS7229 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Sweden (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 92138 Working Paper
Sweden's business climate : opportunities for entrepreneurs through improved regulations (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 100920 Working Paper
Enterprise surveys : Sweden country profile 2010 (English)
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JAN 01, 2014 99351 Working Paper
Sweden and World Bank Group trust funds (English)
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DEC 31, 2013 89590 Brief
Doing business 2014 : Sweden - understanding regulations for small and medium-size enterprises (English)
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OCT 29, 2013 82976 Working Paper
Doing business 2014 : European Union (EU) (English)
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OCT 29, 2013 83408 Working Paper
Sweden - Macro-fiscal context and health financing factsheet (English)
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JAN 01, 2013 80431 Brief
Joint press conference with Swedish Finance Minister Anders Borg, Development Minister Gunilla Carlsson and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim (English)
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DEC 11, 2012 101850 Working Paper
Doing business 2013 : Sweden - smarter regulations for small and, medium-size enterprises : comparing business regulations for domestic firms in 185 economies (English)
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OCT 23, 2012 74035 Working Paper
Doing business in a more transparent world 2012 - economic profile : Sweden - comparing regulation for domestic firms in 183 economies (English)
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JAN 01, 2012 65481 Working Paper
The payout phase of pension systems : a comparison of five countries (English)
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APR 01, 2010 WPS5288 Policy Research Working Paper
Doing business 2011 : Sweden - making a difference for entrepreneurs : comparing business regulation in 183 economies (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 59226 Annual Report
Sweden - World trade indicators 2009 : trade at a glance (English)
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DEC 31, 2009 72774 Brief
Doing business 2010 : Sweden - comparing regulation in 183 economies (English)
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JAN 01, 2009 50596 Working Paper