Doing Business and Related Research

Each year Doing Business highlights important new work that speak to a variety of issues impacting the private sector. Brief summaries of this work—more than 100 academic papers in 50 academic journals—are available by Doing Business topic and related policy spaces. Please keep the team posted on new research by emailing Doing Business. It's important for us to share relevant literature. Kindly note, this list will be updated periodically and papers will be chosen at the discretion of the Doing Business team.

Make a selection below to see the papers published in top academic journals (typically the top 50 journals as measured by  Research Papers in Economics).

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