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This report is the 12th in a series of annual reports measuring the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. The report presents quantitative indicators on business regulations and the protection of property rights that can be compared across 189 economies, and over time. Information is provided on the ease of: starting a business, dealing with construction permits, getting electricity, registering property, getting credit, protecting minority investors, paying taxes, trading across borders, enforcing contracts and resolving insolvency.

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Data Resource Preview - Doing business 2015. Going beyond efficiency

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Field Value
Document type Reports, journal articles, and research papers (including theses and dissertations)
Language of document
  • English
  • Domestic investors
  • Economy and commerce
  • Foreign investors
  • Investment
  • Trade
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
  • Viet Nam
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Thailand
  • Myanmar
  • China
Copyright Yes
Access and use constraints

Creative Commons Attribution CC BY 3.0 IGO

Version / Edition 12
License CC-BY-4.0

Author (corporate) World Bank
Publication place Washington DC, USA
Publisher World Bank
Publication date 2014
Pagination 331 p.
Date uploaded August 25, 2015, 10:45 (UTC)
Date modified August 25, 2015, 10:46 (UTC)