Appeared in: Volume 10, Number 3
Published on: December 10, 2014
Opacities
Shining a Light on the Shadow Economy

The world’s ‘informal economy’ doesn’t just exist in poor countries, and it isn’t small-in size or in its effect.

Giovanna Maria Dora Dore is a political economist, formerly at the World Bank and currently a visiting scholar in the Asian Studies Program at the School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University.
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