New Releases for Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

56 Departmental Papers / Policy Papers of 213 New Releases


Demographic Headwinds in Central and Eastern Europe

Author/Editor: Cristina Batog, Ernesto Crivelli, Anna Ilyina, Zoltan Jakab, Jaewoo Lee, Anvar Musayev, Iva Petrova, Alasdair Scott, Anna Shabunina, Andreas Tudyka, Xin Cindy Xu, Ruifeng Zhang.

Release Date:July, 2019

The populations of Central and Eastern European (CESEE) countries—with the exception of Turkey—are expected to decrease significantly over the next 30 years, driven by low or negative net birth more...



Price: $25.00
Reassessing the Role of State-Owned Enterprises in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe

Author/Editor: Christine J Richmond, Dora Benedek, Ezequiel Cabezon, Bobana Cegar, Peter Dohlman, Michelle Hassine, Beata Jajko, Piotr Kopyrski, Maksym Markevych, Jacques A Miniane, Francisco J Parodi, Gabor Pula, James Roaf, Min Kyu Song, Mariya Sviderskaya, Rima Turk, Sebastian Weber.

Release Date:June, 2019

The Central, Eastern, and South Eastern European (CESEE) region is ripe for a reassessment of the role of the state in economic activity. The rapid income convergence with Western Europe of the early more...



Price: $25.00
Trade Tensions, Global Value Chains, and Spillovers : Insights for Europe

Author/Editor: Raju Huidrom, Nemanja Jovanovic, Carlos Mulas-Granados, Laura Papi, Faezeh Raei, Emil Stavrev, Philippe Wingender.

Release Date:June, 2019

Europe is deeply integrated into global value chains and recent trade tensions raise the question of how European economies would be affected by the introduction of tariffs or other trade barriers. more...



Price: $25.00
Frontiers of Economic Policy Communications

Author/Editor: Olga Ilinichna Stankova.

Release Date:May, 2019

The paper provides an overall view of communications across various areas of economic policy, aiming to help country authorities as they increasingly use communications as a policy tool in its own more...



Price: $25.00
Promoting Inclusive Growth in the Caucasus and Central Asia

Author/Editor: Mercedes Vera-Martín, Dominique Fayad, Rayah Al Farah, Sergejs Saksonovs, Wei Shi, Fang Yang.

Release Date:May, 2019

CCA countries achieved gains in inclusiveness over the past 20 years as incomes increased and poverty, inequality, and unemployment declined. Most of the progress occurred before the 2008–09 global more...



Price: $25.00
Public-Private Partnerships in the Caribbean Region : Reaping the Benefits while Managing Fiscal Risks

Author/Editor: Maximilien Queyranne, Wendell Daal, Katja Funke.

Release Date:May, 2019

To provide policymakers in the Caribbean with a governance framework for improving infrastructure through Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs), while limiting their fiscal costs and risks for the more...



Price: $25.00
Report on the Pacific Roundtables : Actions to Address Correspondent Banking and Remittances Pressure

Author/Editor: Alison Stuart, Jihad Alwazir, Yan Liu, Scott Roger, Si Guo, Chau Nguyen, Emmanuel Mathias, Jonathan Pampolina.

Release Date:May, 2019

The paper looks at feasible concrete action that can be taken by correspondent and respondent banks, money transfer operators, the Pacific authorities, the Australian and New Zealand authorities, and more...



Price: $25.00
ISORA 2016 : Understanding Revenue Administration

Author/Editor: William Joseph Crandall, Elizabeth Gavin, Andrew R Masters.

Release Date:March, 2019

This paper presents the results of the International Survey on Revenue Administration (ISORA) deployed during 2016 and covering fiscal years 2014 and 2015. It is made possible by the participation of more...



Price: $25.00
FinTech in Sub-Saharan African Countries : A Game Changer?

Author/Editor: Amadou N Sy, Rodolfo Maino, Alexander Massara, Hector Perez Saiz, Preya Sharma.

Release Date:February, 2019

FinTech is a major force shaping the structure of the financial industry in sub-Saharan Africa. New technologies are being developed and implemented in sub-Saharan Africa with the potential to change more...



Price: $25.00
Economic Integration in the Maghreb : An Untapped Source of Growth

Author/Editor: Alexei P Kireyev, Boaz Nandwa, Lorraine Ocampos, Babacar Sarr, Ramzy Al Amine, Allan G Auclair, Yufei Cai, Jean-Francois Dauphin.

Release Date:February, 2019

Individual countries of the Maghreb have achieved substantial progress on trade, but, as a region they remain the least integrated in the world. The share of intraregional trade is less than 5 more...



Price: $25.00
Next