Impact of QI

This list contains links to impact studies that we came across over the past years. With a click you can sort the table contents by each of the topics in the header of the table. For metrology the International Bureau for Weights and Measures BIPM in Paris is currently working on an international resource index

Title Author Year Country/Region Sector QI-Component
Normalización: Aporte a la competitividad de las organizaciones colombianas - Estudios de caso para medir el impacto económico de las normas técnicas Roberto Enrique Montoya Villa, Germán Nava Gutiérrez, Martha Lucía Castro Rojas, Sandra Consuelo Herrera Vivar, Julián David Hurtado Melo, Diana Carolina Angulo Fandiño, Luz Dary Santamaría, Andriunn Betancourt Betancourt, Diana Lizeth Asprilla Pinzón 2016 Colombia Economy Technical Regulation
La NOM de eficiencia energética para calentadores de agua a gas y sus impactos energéticos, económicos y ambientales Odón de Buen R./Ybo Pulido S./Juan Ignacio Navarrete B. 2016 Latin America Energy Technical Regulation
Economic benefits of standards BSI/Cebr 2015 Great Britain Economy Standards
Benefits of using accredited conformity assessment IAF/ILAC/ISO/IIOC/IEC 2015 World Multiple Accreditation, Conformity Assessment, Standards
Entwicklungsperspektiven der Konformitätsbewertung und Akkreditierung in Deutschland / Economic Analysis of Conformity Assessment and Accreditation in Germany technopolisgroup & DIN 2013 Germany National Economy Conformity Assessment, Accreditation
Midiendo el impacto de la infraestructura de la calidad en América Latina: experiencias, alcances y limitaciones Jorge Gonçalves, Karl-Christian Göthner, Sebastián Rovira (Editors) 2014 Latin America General Metrology, Accreditation
Trade Costs: What have we learned? A synthesis Report Moïsé, E. and F. Le Bris 2013 World Trade Technical Regulations
The Economics of Accreditation Marion Frenz and Ray Lambert 2013 Great Britain Economy Accreditation
Economic Impact of Equivalence of Measurement Standards Takashi Usuda & Andy Henson 2012 World Economy Metrology
World Bank Non-Tariff Measures (NTM) Toolkit Olivier Cadot, Mariem Malouche and Sebastián Sáez 2012 World Trade Non-Tariff Barriers
World Trade Report WTO 2012 World Trade Standards, Technical Regulation
The role of technical standards for trade between China and the European Union Axel Mangelsdorf 2011 China, EU Trade Standards
ISO 9001 - Its relevance and importance in Asian Developing Economies UNIDO (ed.) 2012 Asia Industry Certification
The Value of Accredited Certification IAF Communications and Marketing Committee 2012 World Economy Qi Accreditation, Certification
The Impact of Metrology in the Industrial Sector in Estonia Simson, K. et al. 2012 Estonia Industry Metrology
The Econmics of Metrology and Measurements Swann, Peter 2009     Metrology
Economic Impact of Standardization in the Asparagus Sector in Peru INDECOPI 2011 Peru Agriculture Standards
Economic Benefits of Standards ISO (eds) 2011 World Economy Standards
Impacto de la infraestructura de la calidad en América Latina Göthner & Rovira 2011 Latin America   Metrology
Signaling and Technological Marketing Tools for Exporters Ferro, Esteban 2011 World Industry Certification
Final Impact Study Report SQMT Architecture Moses Ogwal, Sam Watasa 2010 East Africa Trade Standars, Metrology, Conformity Assessment, Policy
International Standards and Trade A REVIEW OF THE EMPIRICAL LITERATURE M. P. Swann 2010 World Trade Standards
Benefit of Legal Metrology for the Economy and Society Birch, J. 2003 World Economy Metrology
Benefit of Legal Metrology Birch, J. 2003 World Economy Metrology
Summary Ex-Post Evaluation Sustainability of Regional Rural Development Programmes RRD BMZ 2005 Several - -
Quality Infraestructure BMZ 2004 - - -
Best Practice Regulation COAG 2007 Australia - Technical Regulation
Economic benefits of standardization DIN 2000 Germany National Economy Standards
The scope and dimensions of measurement activity in Europe European Measurement Project 2002 Europe Economy Metrology, Testing
Politica de Comercio Normas y Desarrollo en Centroamerica Hufbaur/Kotschwar/Wilson 2001 Central America Trade Standard
The ETI code of labor: Do workers really benefit?   2006     -
Impact of Sustainable Agriculture Network (SAN) certification on coffee farms   2008 Brazil Agriculture Certification
Impact of FSC forest certification on agroextractive communities of the state of Acre, Brazil   2008 Brazil Agriculture Certification
How it is being measured ISEAL 2008 World - Standards
Strategic Review of the UK National Measurement System NMS Johnson, J./Statham, M. 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Potential Economic Impact of the CIPM Mutual Recognition Arrangement KPMG Consulting 2002 World Economy Metrology
Impact evaluations and development   2009      
Análisis Costo-Beneficio del Régimen de Zonas Francas OECD 2005 Costa Rica - -
Analysis of Non-tariff Barriers of Concern to Developing Countries OECD 2005 World Trade Non Tariff Barriers
Analysis of Non-tariff Barriers of Concern to Developing Countries: Annexes OECD 2005 World Trade Non Tariff Barriers
Final report on developing-country case studies on conformity assessment procedures OECD 2005 Several Trade Conforming Assessment
Review of the Rationale for and Economic Benefit of the UK National Measurement System Department of Trade and Industry: National Measurement System Policy Unit 1999 Great Britain National Economy Metrology
Measurement and Society Quinn, Terry 2008 World - Metrology
Strategic Review of the UK NMS (2005): Annex A Strategic Review of the UK NMS 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Strategic Review of the UK NMS (2005): Annex C - Synopsis of the NMS Review Discussion Papers Strategic Review of the UK NMS 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Strategic Review of the UK NMS (2005): Annex E - NMS Programme Summary Strategic Review of the UK NMS 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Strategic Review of the UK NMS (2005): Annex B - The main communities that were consulted Strategic Review of the UK NMS 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Strategic Review of the UK NMS (2005): Annex D - Analysis of the Responses to the Discussion Papers Strategic Review of the UK NMS 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Strategic Review of the UK NMS (2005): Annex F - New Structure of the NMS Programme Portfolio Strategic Review of the UK NMS 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Strategic Review of the UK NMS (2005): Annex G - Characterisation of Metrology R D and NMS Knowledge Base Programmes Strategic Review of the UK NMS 2005 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Globalization of technology-based growth the policy imperativ Tassey, Gregory 2008 USA - -
The Roles and Economic Impacts of Technical Infrastructure Tassey, Gregory 2008 USA Research and Development Metrology
Evaluation of Technical Cooperation Activities UN 2005 World - -
Evaluation of Technical Cooperation Activities In-Depth Evaluation of the Training courses UN 2005 World - -
Review of Technical Cooperation Activities of UNCTAD Annex II Statistical Tables UN 2005 World - -
Review of the Technical Cooperation Activities of UNCTAD UN 2005 World - -
Regionalism in Standards Good or Bad for Trade WB 2004 World Trade Standards
The Cost of Compliance with Product Standards for Firms in Developing Countries An Econometric Study WB 2005 World Industry Standards, Technical Regulation
Do Standards Matter for Export Success WB 2006 World Trade Standards, Technical Regulations
Help or Hidrance The Impact of Harmonized Standards on African Exports WB 2007 Africa Trade Standards
Quality Systems and Standards for a Competitive Edge WB 2007 Latin America Economy System
Economic Value of Standardization Standards Council Canada 2007 Canada Economy Standards
Trade Effects of Regional Standards Liberalization WB 2007 World Trade Testing
Harmonized International Standards Do Matter to Developing Country Exports WB 2008 World Trade Standards
Barrier Catalyst or Distraction Standards Competitivness and Africa's Groundnut Exports to Europe WB 2008 Africa Trade Standards, Conformity Assessment
Trade Policy Standards and Development in Central America WB 2001 Central Amercia Trade Standards
Does Tougher Import Competition Foster Product Quality Upgrading WB 2009 World Trade Quality
The Economic Impact of Measurement and Testing Infrastructures with Special Reference to Germany UK France
The assessment of the economic role of measurements and testing in modern society
Williams, G. 2002 Europe Economy Metrology, Testing
Techniques to Measure Willingness to Pay and Firm Decision to Adopt Voluntary Forest Certification Standards Aguilar, Francisco X. 2008 - Forestry Certification
The CIPM MRA Working on Traceability in Trade for Time-and-Money Saving Kononogov, Dr. Sergey A. et al. 2008 Russia Industry Metrology
Social Impact Assessment. International Principles IAIA 2003 - Impact Method -
US principles and guidelines - 2003 USA Impact Methodology
Nutritionale Metrology Lectures. Economic significance of nutritional investigations - some examples Iyengar, Venkatesh 2005 Latin America & Carribean Health Metrology, Testing
Metrology in chemistry: Rapid developments in the global metrological infrastructure, the CIPM MRA and its economic and social impact Kaarls, Robert 2006 World General Metrology
Guidelines and Principles For Social Impact Assessment US Administration 1994 USA - -
Regulatory Impact Assessment for The Weighing Equipment Regulations NWML 2003 Great Britain Industry Metrology
Trade effects of approaches intended to facilitate acceptance of results of conformity assessment: What is the evidence? OECD 2009 World Trade Conformity Assessment
Assessing publically financed metrology expenditure against economic parameters Nikola Poposki, Nineta Majcen, Philip Taylor 2009 Europe Economy Metrology
Guidelines on the use of economic analysis to inform sps decision makers Spencer Henson, Oliver Masakure 2009 World Impact Method -
Sector Case Studies of NPL NPL ongoing Great Britain - Metrology