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Title Doing business in 2004 : understanding regulation
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank : International Finance Corp. : Oxford University Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 194 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Doing Business
Doing Business
World Bank e-Library.
Contents Building new indicators of business regulation -- Starting a business -- Hiring and firing workers -- Enforcing contracts -- Getting credit -- Closing a business -- The practice of regulation
Summary "Doing Business in 2004 provides both qualitative and quantitative information on the business climate in over 130 countries. Doing Business constructs a new set of indicators on the regulatory environment for private sector development and provides a collection of informative case studies of real-life experiences. Doing Business in 2004 covers the fundamental aspects of a business life cycle, from starting a business to bankruptcy. Topics include access to credit, bankruptcy, entry regulations, contract enforcement, and labor regulations."
Analysis Samfundsvidenskab Økonomi
Notes " ... prepared by a team lead by Simeon Djankov ... Caralee McLiesh co-managed development and production of the report ... carried out under the general direction of Michael Klein"--Ack. (p. vii)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-104)
Notes Print version record
Subject Commercial law.
Trade regulation.
Industrial management.
Business enterprises -- Government policy.
Delegated legislation -- Economic aspects.
Costs, Industrial.
Form Electronic book
Author Djankov, Simeon.
McLiesh, Caralee.
Klein, Michael (Michael U.)
World Bank.
International Finance Corporation.
ISBN 0585478554
Other Titles Understanding regulation