“Why are carefully designed, sensible policies too often not adopted or implemented? When they are, why do they often fail to generate development outcomes such as security, growth, and equity? And why do some bad policies endure?”
The World Bank has launched the 2017 edition of their World Development Report. World Development Report 2017: Governance and Law addresses the above questions about policies and policymaking issues linked closely to development.
The full report is available to WTO staff and patrons of the WTO Library from the World Bank website here: http://www.worldbank.org/en/publication/wdr2017
Other documentation and news items related to this report are also available from the World Bank website.