Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Era Dabla-Norris , and Gabriela Inchauste
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2007
Keywords: Firm growth, informality, business environment, Transition countries, regulatory burden, survey, organized crime, correlation, standard errors,
The paper relies on a rich firm-level data set on transition economies to examine the role of informality as an important channel through which regulatory and other policy constraints affect firm growth. We find th...