Documents & Reports

Search / Browse Documents


  

REFINE BY:

Specific Document Date Range

See More +
See More +
  • Showing 1 - 20 of 105 results
  • Display results in sets of
  • 10
  • 20
  • 50
Download To Excel [x]
Turning the tide in turbulent times : leveraging trade for Kazakhstan's development (English)

Kazakhstan is facing its greatest economic challenge since the global crisis. With oil prices at US$50 per barrel, the country urgently needs to adjust its economic model and find new sources of economic growth. ... See More +

Working Paper 114691 MAY 01, 2017

Russian Disclosed

Turning the tide in turbulent times : leveraging trade for Kazakhstan's development (Russian)

Kazakhstan is facing its greatest economic challenge since the global crisis. With oil prices at US$50 per barrel, the country urgently needs to adjust its economic model and find new sources of economic growth. ... See More +

Working Paper 114691 MAY 01, 2017

English Disclosed

Mining and economic development : did China's WTO accession affect African local economic development ? (English)

This paper investigates China's influence on local economic development in 37 African countries between 1997 and 2007. The analysis compares the average changes in economic growth, migration, spatial inequality, and welfare for mineral-rich districts, pre- and post-accession, to the corresponding changes in districts without any mineral endowment. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7906 DEC 05, 2016

Addison,Tony; Boly,Amadou; Mveyange,Anthony Francis Disclosed

Kazakhstan - CUSTOMS DEVT (English)

Implementation Completion Report Review ICRR0020327 NOV 07, 2016

IEG Review Team Disclosed

Kazakhstan - Customs Development Project (English)

Ratings for the Customs Development Project for Kazakhstan were as follows: outcomes were moderately unsatisfactory, the risk to development outcome was negligible, the Bank performance was moderately unsatisfactory, and the Borrower performance was also moderately unsatisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR3820 JUN 15, 2016

Disclosed

Assessing the Impact of WTO accession on Belarus: a quantitative evaluation (English)

As a small and open economy, Belarus' development perspectives are intrinsically linked to its ability to produce and sell goods and services competitively in the global marketplace. ... See More +

Working Paper 96604 JUN 01, 2016

Russian Disclosed

Assessing the Impact of WTO accession on Belarus: a quantitative evaluation : Анализ последствий присоединения к ВТО для Республики Беларусь: количественная оценка (Russian)

As a small and open economy, Belarus' development perspectives are intrinsically linked to its ability to produce and sell goods and services competitively in the global marketplace. ... See More +

Working Paper 96604 JUN 01, 2016

English Disclosed

The empirical landscape of trade policy (English)

This paper surveys empirically the broad features of trade policy in goods for 31 major economies that collectively represented 83 percent of the world's population and 91 percent of the world's GDP in 2013. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7620 APR 04, 2016

Bown,Chad P.; Crowley,Meredith A Disclosed

A comparative overview of the incidence of non-tariff measures on trade in Lao PDR (English)

An efficient and transparent regulatory framework governing international trade is a necessary condition for countries to realize the benefits of international trade. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS9097 FEB 29, 2016

Hoppe,Mombert 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

Disclosed

What’s left for the WTO ? (English)

Suppose that when addressing the question of “what’s left for the WTO?,” tariff negotiators relied not on the agenda established in 2001 but instead on the terms-of-trade theory of trade agreements to identify negotiating priorities. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7502 DEC 02, 2015

Bown,Chad P. Disclosed

Kazakhstan - Improving the trade policy framework, its management, and its regulations (Vol. 2) : Policy note one (English)

The main message of this report is that if Kazakhstan wants to take advantage of global integration and diversification opportunities, the government needs to improve its trade policy framework, its management, and its regulations. ... See More +

Working Paper 96863 JUN 01, 2015

Madani,Dorsati H. Russian Disclosed

Trade agreements and enforcement : evidence from WTO dispute settlement (English)

This paper examines the implications of the terms-of-trade theory for the determinants of outcomes arising under the enforcement provisions of international agreements. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7242 APR 20, 2015

Bown,Chad P.; Reynolds,Kara Marie Disclosed

The environmental implications of Russia's accession to the world trade organization (English)

This report investigates the environmental impacts of Russia's accession to the World Trade Organization. A 10-region, 30-sector model of the Russian economy is developed. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6957 JUN 01, 2014

Bohringer, Christoph; Rutherford, Thomas F.; Tarr, David G.; Turdyeva, Natalia Disclosed

Yemen, Republic of - RY-IDF Capacity Building on Legal Aspects of WTO Accession (TF094514) : P115192 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR14076 MAR 26, 2014

Arya,Arun

Environmental perspective of Russia's accession to the world trade organization (English)

Russia's exports, imports, and ability to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) continue to grow. In December 2011, after eighteen years of negotiations, the World Trade Organization (WTO) invited Russia to join WTO on the basis of the negotiated protocol of Russian accession. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 83505 FEB 01, 2014

Damianova, Adriana; Meisner, Craig; Tarr, David; Turilova, Kristina; Nemova, Vladislava; Böhringer, Christoph; Rutherford, Thomas; Tourdiyeva, Natalia; Nekrasov, Boris; Bachurova, Ana Hristoslavova Russian Disclosed

Kazakhstan - Improving the trade policy framework, its management, and its regulations : Executive summary (English)

The main message of this report is that if Kazakhstan wants to take advantage of global integration and diversification opportunities, the government needs to improve its trade policy framework, its management, and its regulations. ... See More +

Working Paper 96863 JAN 01, 2014

Madani,Dorsati H. Russian Disclosed

Lao People's Democratic Republic - Trade Development Facility Project (English)

Ratings for the Trade Development Facility (TDF) Project for Lao People's Democratic Republic were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory; risk to development outcome was moderate; Bank performance was highly satisfactory and grantee performance was also highly satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2684 SEP 22, 2013

Disclosed

Ethiopia - Private Sector Development Capacity Building Project (English)

Ratings for the Private Sector Development Capacity Building Project for Ethiopia were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory; risk to development outcome was low or negligible; Bank performance was moderately satisfactory and borrower performance was also moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2789 JUN 30, 2013

Disclosed

Yemen, Republic of - RY-IDF Capacity Building on Legal Aspects of WTO Accession (TF094514) : P115192 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 03 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR9969 APR 15, 2013

Arya,Arun

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Turning the tide in turbulent times : leveraging trade for Kazakhstan's development (English)
See More +
MAY 01, 2017 114691 Working Paper Russian
Turning the tide in turbulent times : leveraging trade for Kazakhstan's development (Russian)
See More +
MAY 01, 2017 114691 Working Paper English
Mining and economic development : did China's WTO accession affect African local economic development ? (English)
See More +
DEC 05, 2016 WPS7906 Policy Research Working Paper
Kazakhstan - CUSTOMS DEVT (English)
See More +
NOV 07, 2016 ICRR0020327 Implementation Completion Report Review
Kazakhstan - Customs Development Project (English)
See More +
JUN 15, 2016 ICR3820 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Assessing the Impact of WTO accession on Belarus: a quantitative evaluation (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2016 96604 Working Paper Russian
Assessing the Impact of WTO accession on Belarus: a quantitative evaluation : Анализ последствий присоединения к ВТО для Республики Беларусь: количественная оценка (Russian)
See More +
JUN 01, 2016 96604 Working Paper English
The empirical landscape of trade policy (English)
See More +
APR 04, 2016 WPS7620 Policy Research Working Paper
A comparative overview of the incidence of non-tariff measures on trade in Lao PDR (English)
See More +
FEB 29, 2016 AUS9097 Working Paper
Implementing trade policy and trade facilitation reforms in Lao PDR (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2016 106492 Working Paper
What’s left for the WTO ? (English)
See More +
DEC 02, 2015 WPS7502 Policy Research Working Paper
Kazakhstan - Improving the trade policy framework, its management, and its regulations (Vol. 2) : Policy note one (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2015 96863 Working Paper Russian
Trade agreements and enforcement : evidence from WTO dispute settlement (English)
See More +
APR 20, 2015 WPS7242 Policy Research Working Paper
The environmental implications of Russia's accession to the world trade organization (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2014 WPS6957 Policy Research Working Paper
Yemen, Republic of - RY-IDF Capacity Building on Legal Aspects of WTO Accession (TF094514) : P115192 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)
See More +
MAR 26, 2014 ISR14076 Implementation Status and Results Report
Environmental perspective of Russia's accession to the world trade organization (English)
See More +
FEB 01, 2014 83505 Working Paper (Numbered Series) Russian
Kazakhstan - Improving the trade policy framework, its management, and its regulations : Executive summary (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2014 96863 Working Paper Russian
Lao People's Democratic Republic - Trade Development Facility Project (English)
See More +
SEP 22, 2013 ICR2684 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Ethiopia - Private Sector Development Capacity Building Project (English)
See More +
JUN 30, 2013 ICR2789 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Yemen, Republic of - RY-IDF Capacity Building on Legal Aspects of WTO Accession (TF094514) : P115192 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 03 (English)
See More +
APR 15, 2013 ISR9969 Implementation Status and Results Report