World Bank fails to heed reform calls on business regulation report

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sun, Sep 14, 2014



RBW Project Director Aldo Caliari was recently featured in a media article assessing the new release of the World Bank Doing Business Report.

The article, “World Bank Urged to Rethink Reforms to Business-Friendliness Report,” comments on the calls for reform and the limited response the World Bank has given to them.

“It looks like the flaws found by the Independent Panel chaired by Trevor Manuel will be ignored and its recommendations are nowhere close to being implemented,” Caliari said. “This is in spite of a wide chorus of civil society organisations and shareholders that supported them.” (Read full article)