ECA Regional GDLN Policy Dialogue on Investment Climate:
Regulation of Entry and Enforcement
Organized by the Joint WBI/PSDVP Investment Climate Learning Program and the
ECA region, in cooperation with the LAC Region and in partnership with the ECA
and LAC GDLN teams.
July 15, 2004
From 10:00 am (EST) -12:30 pm (EST)
This GDLN policy dialogue is the third in a series of cross-regional dissemination
of lessons and best practices in key dimensions of the investment climate. The
objective of the dialogue is to discuss how far countries should go to de-regulate
the entry of new businesses. The moderator for the policy dialogue is Richard
Messick of the World Bank.
The first half of the policy dialogue
Nancy Vandycke, Financial Economist and ECA Regional Investment Climate
Assessment Coordinator, World Bank.
Dr. Vandycke will provide a short overview of the conclusions of the Poland
Investment Climate Assessment, highlighting the impact of business entry regulations
impact on Poland's investment climate.
Victor Endo, Instituto Libertad y Democracia (ILD), Lima, Peru.
Mr. Endo will discuss Peru's reform experience in the area of de-regulation
of new business entry specifically on implementation of reforms and the reform's
impact on Peru's investment climate.
Second Half of the Policy Dialogue