Watch Dahlia Khalifa, senior economist at the World Bank, discuss the findings of the Doing Business 2009 Report, which again measures the strength of property rights and the fight against poverty around the world, at Second Life:

Doing Business 09 – Khalifa

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Doing Business 2009 is the sixth in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. Doing Business presents quantitative indicators on business regulations and the protection of property rights that can be compared across 181 economies – from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe – and over time.”