Tuesday June 14, 2016

Responding to financial crisis: lessons from Asia then, the United States and Europe now is a 2013 report, published by the Asian Development Bank.

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) have teamed up on a major project that examines and compares financial and economic crises.

This book is the main output of the study, collecting 8 thematic papers analyzing different dimensions of various past crises, including the global financial crisis in 2008-2010.

(Source: Asian Development Bank)

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Wednesday June 08, 2016

New to the collection: European Union titles on Economy.

1. European economic forecast : Winter 2016

2. Financial integration in Europe: April 2016

3. Trade in counterfeit and pirated goods : mapping the economic impact

4. Cables, sharks and servers: technology and the geography of the foreign exchange Market

(Source: MADGIC Staff)

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Monday May 30, 2016

Doing business is a database that provides effective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 189 economies.

It looks at domestic small and medium-size companies and measures the regulations applying to them through their life cycle.

It also offers detailed subnational reports which covers business regulation and reform in different cities and regions.

Users can find data on the ease of doing business, ranks of each location and reform recommendations.

(Source: World Bank Group)

This item originally appeared on the MADGICAL Web on May 2, 2016.

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