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Author Kaufmann, Daniel, 1951-

Title Governance matters IV : governance indicators for 1996-2004 / Daniel Kaufmann, Aart Kraay, and Massimo Mastruzzi
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank, World Bank Institute, Global Programs Division and Development Research Group, Growth and Investment Team, 2005
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Description 133 pages ; 28 cm
Series Policy research working paper ; 3630
Policy research working papers ; 3630
Summary "The authors present the latest update of their aggregate governance indicators, together with new analysis of several issues related to the use of these measures. The governance indicators measure the following six dimensions of governance: (1) voice and accountability; (2) political instability and violence; (3) government effectiveness; (4) regulatory quality; (5) rule of law, and (6) control of corruption. They cover 209 countries and territories for 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, and 2004. They are based on several hundred individual variables measuring perceptions of governance, drawn from 37 separate data sources constructed by 31 organizations. The authors present estimates of the six dimensions of governance for each period, as well as margins of error capturing the range of likely values for each country ... " -- Cover verso
Notes "June 2005" -- Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 43-44)
Notes Also available on the Internet
Subject Public administration -- Econometric models.
Political stability -- Econometric models.
Political corruption -- Econometric models.
Economic development -- Econometric models.
Form Electronic book
Author Kraay, Aart.
Mastruzzi, Massimo.
World Bank. Development Research Group. Growth and Investment Team.
World Bank Institute. Global Programs Division