36536-012: Improving the Climate for Investment and Productivity in the Philippines: An Approach to Long-Term Poverty Reduction

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The goal of the TA is to help improve the environment for doing business in the Philippines, thereby fostering private sector development that contributes to sustained poverty reduction. To achieve this goal, the TA will undertake firm-level survey to (i) probe the constraints to private investment and productivity growth; (ii) examine how the Philippines compares with other countries in terms of competitiveness and productivity; and (iii) identify effective ways to deal with impediments to ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 36536-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3932
Approval Date 25 Sep 2002
Geographical Location Ten major cities in the Philippines
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Economic and Public Affairs Management


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