The objective of this study is to offer reflections on how special and differential treatment for trade facilitation may be shaped by the cost implications of measures included in the future agreement.
This working paper suggests that French growth can be improved by removing restrictions on competition, chiefly in service sectors.
This working paper assesses the potential economic benefits from structural reforms in Greece.
This working paper discusses the current state of product market competition and related policies in Iceland.
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This booklet is a framework for determining the administrative burdens of businesses. It describes the framework for a quantitative methodology that can be applied in all countries.
This working paper is part of the OECD's 2004 Economic Survey for Hungary and is one of a series of reviews on competition issues across OECD member countries.
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This working paper discusses product market regulatory reforms in Italy over the past decade.
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This working paper suggests that a successful reform of public enterprises would improve productivity in key sectors of the Greek economy, and thus provide essential inputs at lower cost to the economy as a whole.
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The expanding need for regulation coupled with pressures to reduce the cost of compliance has led to interest in marketable permit or obligation programmes (MPOPs). This paper presents the potential benefits and risks of MPOP's.
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The working paper discusses the role of distribution systems in the Italian economy and gives an overview of the transformation of the Italian distribution system in the 1970s and the 1980s.