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Africa Development Indicators 2007: Spreading and Sustaining Growth in Africa - Page 155
2008 - 166 pages
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Governance, Corruption, and Economic Performance

George T. Abed, Sanjeev Gupta - Business & Economics - 2002 - 564 pages
...of corruption on the business environment. • "Rule of law" includes several indicators measuring the extent to which agents have confidence in, and abide by, the rules of society. The index is constructed using information on the perceived incidence of both violent and nonviolent...
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The Economics of Public Spending

David Miles, Gareth Myles, Ian Preston - 2003 - 428 pages
...obtain a measure for the rule of law, Kaufmann et al. aggregate a number of indicators that measure the extent to which agents have confidence in and abide by the rules of society. The indicators include perceptions of the incidence of both violent and non-violent crime, the effectiveness...
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European Union: Challenges and Promises of a New Enlargement

Anca Pusca - Education - 2004 - 422 pages
...policies itself, ie whether their design is market-oriented or interventionist. "Rule of law" indicates "the extent to which agents have confidence in and abide by the rules of society".1 Finally, "control of corruption" combines several corruption-related factors. The average...
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Assessing the Quality of Democracy

Larry Diamond, Leonardo Morlino - Political Science - 2005 - 284 pages
...ranked in the 49th percentile and South Africa in the 61st percentile internationally — which measure the extent to which agents have confidence in and abide by the rules of society, perceptions of the incidence of crime, and the effectiveness and predictability of the judiciary.25...
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OECD Economic Surveys: Mexico 2005

OECD - 2005 - 172 pages
...ingredient 2004 (3) Countries ranged from the worst" to the ' best" 1.5 1.0 1. The rule oflaw represents the extent to which agents have confidence in and abide by the rules of society. This indicator includes perceptions of the incidence of both violent and non-violent crimes, the effectiveness...
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Middle East Oil Exporters: What Happened to Economic Development?

Hossein Askari - Technology & Engineering - 2007 - 384 pages
...Regulatory burden - measuring the incidence of market-unfriendly policies; • Rule of law - measuring the quality of contract enforcement, the police and...likelihood of crime and violence; • Control of corruption - measuring the exercise of public power for private gain, including both petty and grand corruption...
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The Little Data Book on Africa 2006

World Bank - Africa - 2006 - 128 pages
...road network per 1,000 square kilometers of land area. (World Bank's World Development Indicators) Rule of law measures the extent to which agents have confidence in and abide by the rules of society. These include perceptions of the incidence of crime, the effectiveness and predictability of the judiciary,...
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Debt Relief for the Poorest: An Evaluation Update of the HIPC Initiative

Shonar Lala, Rupa Ranganathan, Brett Libresco - Business & Economics - 2006 - 77 pages
...4. Regulatory burden: measures the incidence of market-unfriendly policies. 5. Rule of law: measures the quality of contract enforcement, the police, and...courts, as well as the likelihood of crime and violence. 6. Control of corruption: measures the exercise of public power for private gain, including both petty...
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Trade and Development Report, 2006

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development - Business & Economics - 2006 - 237 pages
...regulatory burden (measuring the incidence of market-unfriendly policies), rules of law (measuring the quality of contract enforcement, the police and...as well as the likelihood of crime and violence), and control of corruption (measuring the exercise of public power for private gain, including both...
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International Handbook on the Economics of Corruption

Susan Rose-Ackerman - Political Science - 2007 - 656 pages
...Regulatory Quality: measuring the incidence of market-unfriendly policies. 5. Rule of Law: measuring the quality of contract enforcement, the police, and...courts, as well as the likelihood of crime and violence. 6. Control of Corruption: measuring the exercise of public power for private gain, including both petty...
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