Doing Business and Related Research

What's the impact of regulations on business activity? Do you know how much research is done on this? Each year Doing Business highlights important new work. Brief summaries of this work—more than 100 academic papers in 50 academic journals—are available here by Doing Business topic and related policy issues. The list will be updated periodically. Please keep us posted on new research by emailing Doing Business. It's important for us to know and to share.

Make a selection 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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