Doing Business Learning Series: Doing Business 2019 – what are the results?

What gets measured gets done. Over the past 15 years, the Doing Business report has encapsulated this principle. Anchored in rigorous research and methodology, Doing Business gathers detailed and objective data on 11 areas of business regulation. The report m... view more

About the Presenters

Santiago Croci

Santiago Croci joined the Doing Business team in March 2008. He is the Program Manager of the joint World Bank-IFC Doing Business Report which provides measures of business regulations for local firms in 190 economies. He previously oversaw the Stakeholders Engagement component of Doing Business. Prior to that, he led the Getting Credit - Legal Rights indicator. Before joining the team, Mr. Croci worked on an insolvency and creditor rights initiative at the Legal Vice-Presidency of the World Bank Group. He also worked on development issues at the Competitiveness Capacity Building Initiative of the Organization of American States. Mr. Croci holds a law degree in corporate law from Montpellier I University (Montpellier, France) and a master's degree in international law from Paul Cézanne University (Aix-en-Provence, France). Mr. Croci speaks French and Spanish.

Jayashree Srinivasan

Jayashree Srinivasan leads the Dealing with Construction Permits indicator of the Doing Business Report. She has extensive experience in indicator development and has helped design and develop several new indicator sets, including the Getting Electricity Indicator of the Doing Business Report, the Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy, and the forthcoming pilot Digital Business Indicators. Ms. Srinivasan has also led operational missions and dialogues on government reform priorities, and co-authored investment climate reports based on analytical evidence. Prior to joining Doing Business, Ms. Srinivasan worked in the South Asia Region of the World Bank Group in the Sustainable Development Unit.

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- Jul 30, 2021
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- Jan 21, 2021
Great course! informative and knowledgeable documents.

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