Recommended Reading List

Global Economy Africa

Financial Crises : Causes, Consequences, and Policy Responses

Boom, Bust, or Prosperity? Managing Sub-Saharan Africa’s Natural Resource Wealth
Fiscal Monitor, October 2013 : Taxing Times

Energy Subsidy Reform in Sub-Saharan Africa : Experiences and Lessons

Global Financial Stablity Report, October 2013 : Transition Challenges to Stability Regional Economic Outlook, October 2013: Sub-Saharan Africa : Keeping the Pace
World Economic Outlook, October 2013 : Transitions and Tensions  
 
Asia 
Natural Resources and the Environment China's Economy in Transition: From External to Internal Rebalancing
Finance and Development, September 2013: focus on natural resources China's Road to Greater Financial Stability : Some Policy Perspectives
External Sustainability of Oil-Producing Sub-Saharan African Countries Macroprudential Frameworks in Asia
Fiscal Policy to Mitigate Climate Change: A Guide for Policymakers  
Going Green Middle East and Central Asia 

 

Operative Principles of Islamic Derivatives - Towards a Coherent Theory
Health Care and Pension Reform Regional Economic Outlook, Middle East and Central Asia, November 2013
The Challenge of Public Pension Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies  
The Economics of Public Health Care Reform in Advanced and Emerging Economies  

Healing Health Care Finances

Europe
  From Fragmentation to Financial Integration in Europe
Subsidy Reform  

Jobs and Growth: Supporting the European Recovery

Energy Subsidy Reform: Lessons and Implications Dealing with High Debt in an Era of Low Growth
Iran: The Chronicles of Subsidy Reform  
Petroleum Product Susidies: Costly, Inequitable, and on the Rise  
  Western Hemisphere 
Inclusive Growth  Central America, Panama, and the Dominican Republic: Challenges Following the 2008-09 Global Crisis
Inclusive Growth, Institutions, and the Underground Economies

Regional Economic Outlook: Western Hemisphere, May 2013

Out of the Shadows: Governments are Wise to Shrink their Underground Economy Sustaining Latin America's Transformation 
Regional Economic Outlook: Asia and Pacific, October 2011  

Social Spending in Korea : Can it Foster Sustainable and Inclusive Growth?

 
   

Low-Income Countries

 

Commodity Price Volatility and Inclusive Growth in Low-Income Countries

 

External Performance in Low-Income Countries

 

Managing Global Growth Risks and Commodity Price Shocks: Vulnerabilities and Policy Challenges for Low-Income Countries