Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

See More +
See More +
  • Showing 1 - 20 of 26 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Trade in transition (English)

Trade played a pivotal role during the transition of many countries in Europe and Central Asia to market economies. It forced a more efficient use of resourced and supported adoption of new technologies. ... See More +

Working Paper 114864 MAY 01, 2017

Disclosed

Senegal - OMVS Transmission Expansion Project (English)

The development objective of the OMVS Transmission Expansion Project for Western Africa is to enhance electricity trade among Mali, Mauritania, and Senegal.The project consists of two components: (1) RIMA Reinforcement and Expansion; and (2) Technical Assistance. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document PAD1393 APR 21, 2017

Disclosed

All these worlds are yours, except India : the effectiveness of export subsidies in Nepal (English)

This paper evaluates the effect on firm-level export outcomes of the Cash Incentive Scheme for Exports program provided by the Government of Nepal. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS8009 MAR 20, 2017

Defever,Fabrice Fernand; Reyes,Jose Daniel; Riano,Alejandro; Varela,Gonzalo J. 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

Ethiopia - Trade Logistics Project : environmental assessment : An environmental and social impact assessment of a proposed trade logistics hub at Modjo, Ethiopia (English)

The development objective of Trade Logistics Project for Ethiopia is to enhance the performance of the Ethio-Djibouti corridor through improvements in operational capacity, efficiency and range of logistics services at the Modjo Dry Port. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2868 DEC 01, 2016

Lulu,Rahel Disclosed

Ethiopia - Trade Logistics Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)

The development objective of Trade Logistics Project for Ethiopia is to enhance the performance of the Ethio-Djibouti corridor through improvements in operational capacity, efficiency and range of logistics services at the Modjo Dry Port. ... See More +

Resettlement Plan SFG2867 NOV 01, 2016

Lulu,Rahel Disclosed

Attracting investment in Bangladesh - sectoral analyses : a diagnostic trade integration study (English)

This Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) has been prepared in response to a request from the government of Bangladesh under the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) for Trade Related Technical Assistance to Least Developed Countries. ... See More +

Publication 109156 OCT 13, 2016

Kathuria,Sanjay (editor); Mezghenni Malouche,Mariem (editor) Disclosed

Lao People's Democratic Republic - Customs and Trade Facilitation Project (CTFP) : implementation support mission - August 15 to 19, 2016. (English)

Aide Memoire 108670 AUG 19, 2016

Nghardsaysone,Konesawang Disclosed

Kenya - Leather industry : diagnosis, strategy, and action plan (English)

In 2014, Kenya’s Ministry of Industrialization requested technical assistance from the World Bank to conduct competitiveness assessments and develop competitiveness strategies for four key industries: textiles and apparel, food processing, furniture, and leather and leather products. ... See More +

Working Paper 99485 JUN 01, 2015

Hansen, Eric Rolf; Moon, Young; Mogollon,Maria Paulina Disclosed

Indicators to monitor deeper regional trade integration in Africa (English)

Stronger regional integration has been a policy priority in Africa for several decades. Closer trade links with neighboring countries promise to stabilize food markets, enhance profitable exchanges in light manufactures, reduce consumer prices, and help develop regional production networks. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS7670 MAY 28, 2015

Disclosed

The security and trade facilitation nexus : international trends and practices (English)

Improving levels of trade facilitation is one of the remaining challenges to enhancing connectivity and trade growth in South Asia, but border and internal security concerns are often perceived as a barrier to implementing key reforms. ... See More +

Brief 97140 MAY 01, 2015

Kerswell,Clayton Bryant; Kunaka,Charles Disclosed

Benin - Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) update : from rents to competitiveness : Bénin - Actualisation de l’étude diagnostique pour l’intégration du commerce : des rentes à la compétitivité (French)

This paper on updating the diagnostic study for the integration of trade points out that the Government of Benin has requested an update of the Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) 2005 and asked the World Bank to be the leader of this exercise. ... See More +

Working Paper 97242 MAY 01, 2015

Cadot,Olivier; Araujo-Bonjean, Catherine; Cattaneo,Olivier; Hartmann,Olivier; Coste,Antoine H. M.; Atidegla,Aurelien Comlan; Quenum,Codjo Segnon Agbando Disclosed

Champions wanted : promoting exports in the Middle East and North Africa (Arabic)

While other emerging regions were thriving, MENA's aggregate export performance over the past two decades has been consistently weak. Using detailed firm-level export data from Customs administrations, this report explains why. ... See More +

Publication 95681 JAN 01, 2015

Freund,Caroline; Jaud,Melise Disclosed

Nicaragua - Diagnostic review of consumer protection in financial services : key findings and recommendations (Vol. 2) : Nicaragua - Diagnóstico de protección al consumidor en servicios financieros : comparación con buenas prácticas (Spanish)

In 2010, over 92 percent of the assets in the Nicaraguan financial system were concentrated in the banking sector, while microfinance managed over 5 percent, and all the remaining segments covered less than 3 percent. ... See More +

Working Paper 112702 DEC 01, 2011

Izaguirre Araujo,Juan Carlos; Rutman,Jose Isaac; Caal Catun,Byron Guillermo; Infante Barros,Juan Eduardo; Mazer,Rafael Keenan; Munster,Roberto English Disclosed

Nicaragua - Diagnostic review of consumer protection in financial services : key findings and recommendations (Spanish)

In 2010, over 92 percent of the assets in the Nicaraguan financial system were concentrated in the banking sector, while microfinance managed over 5 percent, and all the remaining segments covered less than 3 percent. ... See More +

Working Paper 112702 DEC 01, 2011

Izaguirre Araujo,Juan Carlos; Rutman,Jose Isaac; Caal Catun,Byron Guillermo; Infante Barros,Juan Eduardo; Mazer,Rafael Keenan; Munster,Roberto English Disclosed

Investment regulation and promotion : can they coexist in one body? (English)

The World Bank Group's global investment promotion benchmarking 2009 report found that nearly three-quarters of countries are missing out on much of the $1 trillion annual market for foreign direct investment by simply failing at the timely provision of high-quality business information to potential investors. ... See More +

Brief 80253 MAR 01, 2011

Griffin,Carlos Roberto; Whyte,Robert; Ortega Sotes,Celia Disclosed

Statement by Ms. Jiayi Zou at the executive directors' meeting of March 30, 2006 (English)

This is a statement by Ms. Jiayi Zou at the executive directors' meeting of March 30, 2006 concerning the Trade Progress Report, the Doha Development Agenda and Aid for Trade at Hong Kong and Beyond. ... See More +

Executive Director's Statement 121345 MAR 30, 2006

Disclosed

The structure of import tariffs in Russia : 2001-2003 (English)

What is the structure of the Most-Favored Nation (MFN) tariff of Russia? How has it been changing over time? What are the sectors in which tariffs are high or low? ... See More +

Working Paper 111787 JUN 20, 2005

Tarr,David; Shepotylo,Oleksandr; Koudoyarov,Timour Russian Disclosed

Economics and law of trade in services : Торговля услугами – экономика и законодательство (Russian)

Services are the fastest growing sector of the global economy, and trade and foreigndirect investment in services have grown faster than in goods over the past decade. ... See More +

Working Paper 111781 FEB 01, 2005

Mattoo,Aaditya English Disclosed

Intellectual property and the WTO : Интеллектуальная собственность и ВТО (Russian)

One of the most significant developments of the Uruguay Round of Trade Negotiations (1986-94) was the inclusion of intellectual property rights (IPRs) issues on the agenda of the multilateral trading system. ... See More +

Working Paper 111783 NOV 01, 2004

Fink,Carsten English Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Trade in transition (English)
See More +
MAY 01, 2017 114864 Working Paper
Senegal - OMVS Transmission Expansion Project (English)
See More +
APR 21, 2017 PAD1393 Project Appraisal Document
All these worlds are yours, except India : the effectiveness of export subsidies in Nepal (English)
See More +
MAR 20, 2017 WPS8009 Policy Research Working Paper
Brexit : trade governance and legal implications for third countries (English)
See More +
MAR 20, 2017 WPS8010 Policy Research Working Paper
Ethiopia - Trade Logistics Project : environmental assessment : An environmental and social impact assessment of a proposed trade logistics hub at Modjo, Ethiopia (English)
See More +
DEC 01, 2016 SFG2868 Environmental Assessment
Ethiopia - Trade Logistics Project : resettlement plan : Resettlement policy framework (English)
See More +
NOV 01, 2016 SFG2867 Resettlement Plan
Attracting investment in Bangladesh - sectoral analyses : a diagnostic trade integration study (English)
See More +
OCT 13, 2016 109156 Publication
Lao People's Democratic Republic - Customs and Trade Facilitation Project (CTFP) : implementation support mission - August 15 to 19, 2016. (English)
See More +
AUG 19, 2016 108670 Aide Memoire
Kenya - Leather industry : diagnosis, strategy, and action plan (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2015 99485 Working Paper
Indicators to monitor deeper regional trade integration in Africa (English)
See More +
MAY 28, 2015 AUS7670 Working Paper
The security and trade facilitation nexus : international trends and practices (English)
See More +
MAY 01, 2015 97140 Brief
Benin - Diagnostic Trade Integration Study (DTIS) update : from rents to competitiveness : Bénin - Actualisation de l’étude diagnostique pour l’intégration du commerce : des rentes à la compétitivité (French)
See More +
MAY 01, 2015 97242 Working Paper
Champions wanted : promoting exports in the Middle East and North Africa (Arabic)
See More +
JAN 01, 2015 95681 Publication
Nicaragua - Diagnostic review of consumer protection in financial services : key findings and recommendations (Vol. 2) : Nicaragua - Diagnóstico de protección al consumidor en servicios financieros : comparación con buenas prácticas (Spanish)
See More +
DEC 01, 2011 112702 Working Paper English
Nicaragua - Diagnostic review of consumer protection in financial services : key findings and recommendations (Spanish)
See More +
DEC 01, 2011 112702 Working Paper English
Investment regulation and promotion : can they coexist in one body? (English)
See More +
MAR 01, 2011 80253 Brief
Statement by Ms. Jiayi Zou at the executive directors' meeting of March 30, 2006 (English)
See More +
MAR 30, 2006 121345 Executive Director's Statement
The structure of import tariffs in Russia : 2001-2003 (English)
See More +
JUN 20, 2005 111787 Working Paper Russian
Economics and law of trade in services : Торговля услугами – экономика и законодательство (Russian)
See More +
FEB 01, 2005 111781 Working Paper English
Intellectual property and the WTO : Интеллектуальная собственность и ВТО (Russian)
See More +
NOV 01, 2004 111783 Working Paper English