Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-11 of 11 items for:

Social Sciences x Economic Development and Growth x Economic Development x Regulation and Industrial Policy x clear all

British infrastructure policy and the gradual return of the state

Dieter Helm.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Intertemporal Choice and Growth; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Economic Development. 10374 words.

The state of British infrastructure is the source of almost continuous study and criticism. There is now a host of new demands in water, energy, transport and communications which require a...

A co-evolutionary perspective on the drivers of international sourcing of pharmaceutical R&D to India

Stine Jessen Haakonsson, Peter D. Ørberg Jensen and Susan M. Mudambi.

in Journal of Economic Geography

July 2013; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Development Planning and Policy; Economic Development; Technological Change; Research and Development; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Manufacturing. 10355 words.

The attractiveness of the Indian pharmaceutical industry as a destination for R&D sourcing by multinational corporations (MNCs) has evolved over the past decades. This evolution has...

Go to »  abstract

Competition law in the Philippines: economic, legal, and institutional context

Mel Marquis.

in Journal of Antitrust Enforcement

April 2018; p ublished online August 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Antitrust Issues and Policies; Law and Economics; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Economic Development; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity. 23529 words.

Abstract

Where democracy is fragile and institutions function poorly, particularly in a developing country, competition law faces tremendous challenges....

Constructing entrepreneurial advantage: consensus building, technological uncertainty and emerging industries

Nichola Lowe and Maryann Feldman.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Entrepreneurship; Technological Change; Research and Development; Economic Development. 11554 words.

In 1976, Cambridge, MA, and Berkeley, CA, responded to concerns about the environmental effects of recombinant DNA by adopting identical biosafety ordinances. This paper explores the...

Go to »  abstract

Deals and Delays: Firm-level Evidence on Corruption and Policy Implementation Times

Caroline Freund, Mary Hallward-Driemeier and Bob Rijkers.

in The World Bank Economic Review

January 2016; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Economic Development. 10240 words.

Whether demands for bribes for particular government services are associated with expedited or delayed policy implementation underlies debates around the role of corruption in private...

The Effects of Business Environments on Development: Surveying New Firm-level Evidence

Lixin Colin Xu.

in The World Bank Research Observer

August 2011; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Economic Development; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 12947 words.

In the past decade, the World Bank has promoted improving business environments as a key strategy for development, which has led to a significant effort in collecting surveys of the...

Go to »  abstract

Explaining Enterprise Performance in Developing Countries with Business Climate Survey Data

Jean-Jacques Dethier, Maximilian Hirn and Stéphane Straub.

in The World Bank Research Observer

August 2011; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Regulation and Industrial Policy; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity; Economic Development. 16533 words.

The authors survey the recent literature which examines the impact of the business climate on productivity and growth in developing countries using enterprise surveys. Comparable enterprise...

Go to »  abstract

Infrastructure and Public Utilities Privatization in Developing Countries

Emmanuelle Auriol and Pierre M. Picard.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2009; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Economic Development. 8961 words.

Should governments in developing countries promote private ownership and deregulated prices in noncompetitive sectors? Or should they run publicly owned firms and regulate prices at the...

Institutional Support of the Firm: A Theory of Business Registries

Benito Arruñada.

in Journal of Legal Analysis

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Economic Development. 0 words.

Registering originative business contracts allows entrepreneurs and creditors to choose, and courts to enforce, market-friendly “contract” rules that protect innocent third parties when...

Varieties of neoliberalism? Restructuring in large industrially dependent regions across Western and Eastern Europe

Kean Birch and Vlad Mykhnenko.

in Journal of Economic Geography

May 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Sociology; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Comparative Economic Systems; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 10006 words.

The recent travails of the European Constitution, now Reform Treaty, illustrate the divergence of views on European integration. To many commentators and academics, European integration has...

Go to »  abstract

Weather Index Insurance for Agriculture and Rural Areas in Lower-Income Countries

Barry J. Barnett and Olivier Mahul.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2007; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; Environmental Economics; Law and Economics; Agricultural Economics; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Insurance. 3795 words.

Go to »  abstract