This document presents the findings from the Philippines component of a five-country case study on the role of regulation in the development of microinsurance markets.
Lessons from the Transition Economies Putting the Success Stories of the Postcommunist World into a Broader Perspective
This paper addresses the question, Why have many transition economies succeeded by pursuing policies that are so different from the radical economic liberalization (shock therapy) that is normally credited for the economic success of central European countries?
This UNU-WIDER paper examines the effects of remittances on fragile economies using Haiti as a case study.
This paper offers a broad overview of the Hungarian development strategy over the past two decades.
This paper argues that the economic success of Botswana can be explained by the historical development of its institutions which is related to the trajectory of the Tswana states over the past 200 years.