Front Matter

Front Matter Page

Asia and Pacific Department

Contents

  • I. Introduction

  • II. Measuring the Size of the Underground Economy

  • III. Determinants of the Size of the Underground Economy: Key Results from the Literature

  • IV. Relationship Between the Underground Economy and Institutions: Empirical Analysis

    • A. Data and Methodology

    • B. Results

  • V. Conclusions

  • References

  • Box

  • 1. Role of the IMF in Reducing the Size of the Underground Economy

  • Figures

  • 1. Size of Shadow Economy

  • 2. Size of Shadow Economy in 2006: By Economic Status

  • 3. Size of Shadow Economy in 2006: By Region

  • 4. Size of Shadow Economy and Regulatory Burden

  • 5. Size of Shadow Economy and Overall Governance

  • 6. Size of Shadow Economy and Rule of Law

  • Table

  • 1. Determinants of the Size of the Shadow Economy

Inclusive Growth, Institutions, and the Underground Economy
Author: Mr. Adil Mohommad, Mr. Anoop Singh, and Ms. Sonali Jain-Chandra