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Lao People's Democratic Republic - Customs and Trade Facilitation Project (English)

Ratings of the Customs and Trade Facilitation Project for Lao People's Democratic Republic were as follows: outcome was satisfactory, Bank performance was satisfactory, and monitoring and evaluation quality was substantial. ... See More +

Board Report ICR4226 DEC 28, 2017

Disclosed

Brexit : trade governance and legal implications for third countries (English)

While precise impact of Brexit on the EU/UK trade and investment agreements with third countries will depend primarily on the terms of the withdrawal agreement to be concluded between them, most scenarios suggest an extensive process of amendment of the text and/or commitments in multilateral and bilateral agreements. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8010 MAR 20, 2017

Molinuevo,Martin Disclosed

South Asia - Nepal-India Electricity Transmission and Trade Project : procurement plan (English)

Procurement Plan 114162 FEB 07, 2017

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Working with Tajikistan to develop its first national commodity nomenclature of foreign economic activities (English)

One of the most important instruments of trade facilitation is the commodity nomenclature, which provides a definition of all goods subject to foreign trade. ... See More +

Brief 113168 FEB 01, 2017

Aliev,Alijon; Konar-Leacy,Violane Disclosed

Taking the first step to facilitate trade in Sudan : setting up a National Committee on trade facilitation (English)

The Republic of Sudan’s seaports used to be known for congestion resulting from the slow processing of imported goods. In response, the government created an ad hoc National Committee on trade facilitation to help streamline the processing of goods coming in and to facilitate trade. ... See More +

Brief 113165 FEB 01, 2017

Adam, Ali Giddo Disclosed

Global economic prospects : weak investment in uncertain times (English)

Stagnant global trade, subdued investment, and heightened policy uncertainty marked another difficult year for the world economy. A moderate recovery is expected for 2017, with receding obstacles to activity in commodity exporters and solid domestic demand in commodity importers. ... See More +

Board Report 112054 JAN 01, 2017

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Portnet in Morocco : creating a strategic alliance between port and foreign trade communities for a competitive economic operator (English)

In 2008, Morocco’s National Ports Agency launched a project to create a national single-window platform for Morocco’s foreign tr ade. The process was long and difficult, and its success is owing in large part to the leadership and focus demonstrated by PORTNET S.A., the company created in 2012 to be in charge of the project. ... See More +

Brief 113167 JAN 01, 2017

Hafsi,Nadia Disclosed

Trade policy reforms for the twenty first century : the case of Nepal (English)

This report examines how Nepal could move away from a remittance-driven growth model by reforming its trade policies to increase competitiveness. ... See More +

Working Paper 122063 JAN 01, 2017

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Africa - Second Regional Trade Facilitation Competitiveness Development Policy Operation Project (English)

This program document proposes the second operation in a programmatic series of two Regional Trade Facilitation and Competitiveness Development Policy Credits (RTFCCs) designed to support the efforts of the Burkinabe and Ivorian Governments to reduce trade and transport costs along the Abidjan-Ouagadougou corridor. ... See More +

Program Document 109882 NOV 14, 2016

Disclosed

DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) weekly global economic newsletters are as follows: taking stock; weekly insight: market forces and OPEC’s ability to control prices; major data releases; activity and inflation; financial markets; and commodity prices. ... See More +

Newsletter 110510 NOV 11, 2016

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Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic (English)

Special economic zones, one of the most important instruments of industrial policy in developing countries, often feature export share requirements. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7874 OCT 28, 2016

Defever,Fabrice Fernand; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Riano,Alejandro; Sanchez Martin,Miguel Eduardo Disclosed

DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)

Some of the headings included in this issue of the Development Economics Prospects Group (DECPG) weekly global economic newsletters are as follows: taking stock; weekly insight: how near is current credit-to-GDP ratios in EMDEs to thresholds identified as early warning indicators? ... See More +

Newsletter 110507 OCT 21, 2016

Disclosed

Strengthening competitiveness in Bangladesh-thematic assessment : a diagnostic trade integration study (English)

This paper describes the trade performance of Bangladesh at the macro and micro levels for goods and services. The analysis of the basic orientation of trade is crucial to judge the extent to which a country’s trade structure is conducive to future growth. ... See More +

Publication 107160 JUL 22, 2016

Kathuria,Sanjay; Malouch, Mariem Mezghenni Disclosed

The ICSID caseload : statistics (English)

This new issue of the International Center for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) caseload statistics provides an updated profile of the ICSID caseload, historically and for the centre's fiscal year 2016. ... See More +

Working Paper 113331 JUN 30, 2016

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Afghanistan - Second Customs Reform and Trade Facilitation Project : additional financing (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet ISDSA13504 JUN 01, 2016

Disclosed

From evidence to policy - supporting Nepal’s trade integration strategy : policy note 2 : Nepal integration into value chains : stylized facts and policy options (English)

The rise of global value chains (GVCs) is one of the most important transformation in global trade and investment occurred in the last decades. ... See More +

Working Paper 106829 JUN 01, 2016

Arenas,Guillermo Carlos Disclosed

World development report 2017 : the impact of trade openness on institutions (English)

The impact of opening to trade on economic institutions is likely to be multifaceted and depend crucially on country-specific circumstances. In the past decade an active body of research has studied this relationship. ... See More +

World Development Report 112918 MAY 02, 2016

Levchenko,Andrei A. Disclosed

Is the DCFTA good for Moldova? : analysis of Moldova’s trade options using a dynamic computable general equilibrium model (English)

Moldova’s recent Association Agreement with the European Union (EU), which includes a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement (DCFTA), represents an important opportunity, as well as challenges. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 103996 JAN 30, 2016

Disclosed

Implementing trade policy and trade facilitation reforms in Lao PDR (English)

In 2015, Lao PDR is virtually unrecognizable from what it was just a decade ago. A more open, more outward trade landscape has transformed the country from a closed-off backwater into a fast-growing developing country, complete with coffee shops, restaurants, and billboards lining the streets of what is now a much busier and more lively Vientiane. ... See More +

Working Paper 106492 JAN 01, 2016

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A handbook of international trade in services (English)

The performance of the services sector is vital for growth and poverty reduction in developing countries. Today, in many countries around the world, inadequate access to services hurts people, not just in their role as consumers, it also perpetuates poverty by undermining the productivity of firms and farms as well as their ability to engage in trade.TheWorld Bank and others have done considerable work on trade in goods. ... See More +

Publication 105324 JAN 01, 2016

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Lao People's Democratic Republic - Customs and Trade Facilitation Project (English)
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DEC 28, 2017 ICR4226 Board Report
Brexit : trade governance and legal implications for third countries (English)
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MAR 20, 2017 WPS8010 Policy Research Working Paper
South Asia - Nepal-India Electricity Transmission and Trade Project : procurement plan (English)
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FEB 07, 2017 114162 Procurement Plan
Working with Tajikistan to develop its first national commodity nomenclature of foreign economic activities (English)
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FEB 01, 2017 113168 Brief
Taking the first step to facilitate trade in Sudan : setting up a National Committee on trade facilitation (English)
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FEB 01, 2017 113165 Brief
Global economic prospects : weak investment in uncertain times (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 112054 Board Report
Portnet in Morocco : creating a strategic alliance between port and foreign trade communities for a competitive economic operator (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 113167 Brief
Trade policy reforms for the twenty first century : the case of Nepal (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 122063 Working Paper
Africa - Second Regional Trade Facilitation Competitiveness Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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NOV 14, 2016 109882 Program Document
DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)
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NOV 11, 2016 110510 Newsletter
Does the elimination of export requirements in special economic zones affect export performance? evidence from the Dominican Republic (English)
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OCT 28, 2016 WPS7874 Policy Research Working Paper
DECPG weekly global economic brief (English)
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OCT 21, 2016 110507 Newsletter
Strengthening competitiveness in Bangladesh-thematic assessment : a diagnostic trade integration study (English)
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JUL 22, 2016 107160 Publication
The ICSID caseload : statistics (English)
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JUN 30, 2016 113331 Working Paper
Afghanistan - Second Customs Reform and Trade Facilitation Project : additional financing (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 ISDSA13504 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
From evidence to policy - supporting Nepal’s trade integration strategy : policy note 2 : Nepal integration into value chains : stylized facts and policy options (English)
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JUN 01, 2016 106829 Working Paper
World development report 2017 : the impact of trade openness on institutions (English)
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MAY 02, 2016 112918 World Development Report
Is the DCFTA good for Moldova? : analysis of Moldova’s trade options using a dynamic computable general equilibrium model (English)
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JAN 30, 2016 103996 Working Paper (Numbered Series)
Implementing trade policy and trade facilitation reforms in Lao PDR (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 106492 Working Paper
A handbook of international trade in services (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 105324 Publication