Peter Smith

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Shadow Economies, 1999-2007

An interesting study from the World Bank: Shadow Economies All over the World: New Estimates for 162 Countries from 1999 to 2007, by Friedrich Schneider, Andreas Buehn & Claudio E. Montenegro.

Enormous disparities between the size of the shadow economy in countries countries like Switzerland & the US (8.6%) and Bolivia (66.4%).

See: http://www.gfintegrity.org/storage/gfip/documents/reports/world_bank_shadow_economies_all_over_the_world.pdf

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