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Transport Costs and Prices in Lao PDR : Unlocking the Potential of an Idle Fleet (English)

The cost of transport in Lao PDR is said to be higher than in neighboring countries, affectingthe competitiveness of producers and shippers alike. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS0000443 SEP 01, 2018

Ksoll,Christian; Apthorp,Paul Frederick; Phimphachanh,Pipong Disclosed

Taking Advantage of E-Commerce : Legal, Regulatory and Trade Facilitation Priorities for Lao PDR (English)

The rapid growth of e-commerce globally, including in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), helps lower the costs of trade for Lao PDR exporters, and reduces prices for consumers. ... See More +

Working Paper 129565 AUG 01, 2018

Bartley Johns,Marcus; Hoppe,Mombert; Molinuevo,Martin; Nghardsaysone,Konesawang; Daza Jaller,Lillyana Sophia Disclosed

Commercialization of Rice and Vegetables Value Chains in Lao PDR : Status and Prospects (English)

Rice is Lao PDR’s biggest agricultural commodity in terms of farmers involved in production, cropland area allocated, and food consumption. Rice also generates important economic spillover effects, supporting jobs in milling, trading, and food catering sectors nationwide. ... See More +

Working Paper 129711 JUN 20, 2018

Hoppe,Mombert; Zorya,Sergiy; Reichhuber,Anke; Sayarath,Kenekeo; Loundu,Wisambi; Soulitham,Somchay Disclosed

Digital Connectivity in Lao PDR : Lagging Behind Peers - A Short Assessment with Policy Recommendations to Catch Up (Laotian)

Digital connectivity - access to affordable and reliable internet services—has become a key driver of economic and social development globally. ... See More +

Working Paper 134271 JUN 01, 2018

English Disclosed

Digital Connectivity in Lao PDR : Lagging Behind Peers - A Short Assessment with Policy Recommendations to Catch Up (English)

Digital connectivity - access to affordable and reliable internet services—has become a key driver of economic and social development globally. ... See More +

Working Paper 134271 JUN 01, 2018

Laotian Disclosed

Doing business in Lao PDR : constraints to productivity (English)

New available data suggests that the business environment in Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) is not improving, and may be deteriorating. ... See More +

Working Paper 123357 JAN 01, 2018

Disclosed

Formal informality : informal practices of formal firms as a key business constraint (English)

Despite strong economic growth in recent decades led by the resource-based sectors, Lao PDR facessignificant challenges, including high poverty rates and limited productivity. ... See More +

Working Paper 120867 NOV 01, 2017

Imboden,Anders Stensrud; Hoppe,Mombert Laotian Disclosed

Formal informality : informal practices of formal firms as a key business constraint (Laotian)

Despite strong economic growth in recent decades led by the resource-based sectors, Lao PDR facessignificant challenges, including high poverty rates and limited productivity. ... See More +

Working Paper 120867 NOV 01, 2017

Imboden,Anders Stensrud; Hoppe,Mombert English Disclosed

Doing business in Lao PDR : constraints to productivity (English)

New available data suggests that the Lao business environment is not improving, and might be deteriorating. The main constraints named by firms surveyed in the 2016 Enterprise Survey are the practices of the informal sector, with 40 percent of respondents identifying this issue, followed by tax rates at 33 percent and transportation at 23 percent. ... See More +

Brief 122170 AUG 01, 2017

Laotian Disclosed

Doing business in Lao PDR : constraints to productivity (Laotian)

New available data suggests that the Lao business environment is not improving, and might be deteriorating. The main constraints named by firms surveyed in the 2016 Enterprise Survey are the practices of the informal sector, with 40 percent of respondents identifying this issue, followed by tax rates at 33 percent and transportation at 23 percent. ... See More +

Brief 122170 AUG 01, 2017

English Disclosed