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We analyse informal-sector employment in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH), using panel data from the Living Standards Measurement Studies. We derive four main conclusions. First, there is significant labour market mobility in BH, with education being an important factor in explaining movements from informalto formal-sector jobs. Secondly, those in informal jobs(More)
This paper analyses the anti-corruption activities of 24 transition countries in the period 1999-2002. These activities are divided into omnibus anti-corruption programmes, legislative reform aimed at tackling corruption, and adherence to international anti-corruption conventions. The paper presents a new measure for determining the extent of(More)
This paper analyses the anti-corruption activities of 24 transition countries in the period 1999-2002. These activities are divided into omnibus anti-corruption programmes, legislative reform aimed at tackling corruption, and adherence to international anti-corruption conventions. The paper presents a new measure for determining the extent of(More)
services help to promote economic growth and to alleviate poverty. There is general support for this argument but less evidence on how this should be achieved in practice. Transition countries face significant infrastructure challenges, such as tariffs that do not reflect costs, extensive crossssubsidization, poor revv enue collection, and timeeworn service(More)
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