WorldBank - Governance/Political
Ease of Doing Business
Doing Business offers economic data from 2003 to the present. The data is presented in a variety of ways useful to researchers, policy makers, journalists and others. Here are some of the options: Economy Snapshots See all the data for 189 economies: rankings for topics, indicator values, and detailed information like the steps required to start a business. Subnational Snapshots See all the data for a city or region within an economy: rankings for topics, indicator values, and detailed information like the steps required to start a business. Topics For an in-depth, cross-economy view of the data, head to one of 11 Doing Business topic pages. Rankings The Ease of Doing Business index ranks Singapore first among 189 economies. Historical Data Specially designed for researchers, you can quickly download thousands of data points dating back to 2003.
WBI Governance & Anti-Corruption
The World Bank views good governance and anti-corruption as important to its poverty alleviation mission. Many governance and anti-corruption initiatives are taking place throughout the World Bank Group. They focus on internal organizational integrity, minimizing corruption on World Bank-funded projects, and assisting countries in improving governance and controlling corruption. Combining participatory action-oriented learning, capacity-building tools, and the power of data, the World Bank Institute (WBI), in collaboration with other units in the World Bank Group, supports countries in improving governance and controlling corruption.
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