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Poverty, poaching and trafficking: what are the links?
R. Duffy; F.S. John / Evidence on Demand, 2013
This paper looks into the links between poverty, poaching and trafficking, indicating that this subject has been under-researched and poorly understood. The paper admits that there is little hard evidence to support the claim t...
Challenging development cooperation? A literature review of the approaches of the emerging powers
T. De Bruyn / Research Institute for Work and Society, KU Leuven, 2013
Looking at existing literature, this paper discusses the major ways in which the emerging powers, in this isnstance Brazil, India, China and South Africa (the BICS) are challenging the development cooperation policies and practices of...
Challenging Behaviour Unit St Helena: technical review of proposals
R. Lewis / Evidence on Demand, 2014
This report reviews the design and supporting specification for the proposed Challenging Behaviour Unit (CBU) on St Helena, focussing on compliance with building regulations and suitability of the proposals to meet the needs of the pa...
Mechanics of intra-industry trade and FTA implications for India in RCEP
R.U. Das; J.D. Dubey / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
Worldwide, free trade agreements (FTAs) have remained a debatable issue. This paper tries to demystify the recent myths that have surrounded the FTA strategy of India, especially as part of the Look East Policy. The paper does this by...
Should China join the WTO’s Services Agreement
I. Koch-Weser / U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, 2014
The Chinese Governmant announced in October 2013, after the Trade in Services Agreement's (TISA) third negotiating round, that it had petitioned to join the services talks. Since then, the United States has debated with the other...
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission (USCC)
The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the United States Congress in October 2000 with the legislative mandate to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the bilateral trade and economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China, and to provide recommendations, where...
The effectiveness of China's industrial policies in commercial aviation manufacturing
RAND Corporation, 2014
Since economic reforms began in 1978, China has enjoyed rapid growth in exports, which have contributed to the country’s impressive economic growth. Improvements in the quality of China’s workforce, manufacturing technolog...
China’s hunger for U.S. planes and cars: assessing the risks
I Koch-Weser / U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, 2014
Contrary to many other industries, which now view China more as a consumer market than an export platform, the reverse appears to be occurring in the auto sector. This brief argues that unfortunately for U.S. exporters, China h...
Rhino poaching: how do we respond?
R. Duffy; R.H. Emslie; M.H. Knight / Evidence on Demand, 2013
This report outlines the main actors in rhino conservation, the major main threats to rhinos in the ‘Big 4’ range states (Zimbabwe, Kenya, South Africa and Namibia) which together conserve almost 99% and 96% of Africa&rsqu...
Demographic change, brain drain, and human capital: development potentials in services-driven South Asia
B. Dhar; S. Samanta / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
The growing dominance of the service sector in South Asian economies suggests that the development potentials that these economies can realise depend on their ability to get the fast growing younger cohort of their population absorbed...
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Poverty, poaching and trafficking: what are the links?
R. Duffy; F.S. John / Evidence on Demand, 2013
This paper looks into the links between poverty, poaching and trafficking, indicating that this subject has been under-researched and poorly understood. The paper admits that there is little hard evidence to support the claim t...
Challenging development cooperation? A literature review of the approaches of the emerging powers
T. De Bruyn / Research Institute for Work and Society, KU Leuven, 2013
Looking at existing literature, this paper discusses the major ways in which the emerging powers, in this isnstance Brazil, India, China and South Africa (the BICS) are challenging the development cooperation policies and practices of...
Challenging Behaviour Unit St Helena: technical review of proposals
R. Lewis / Evidence on Demand, 2014
This report reviews the design and supporting specification for the proposed Challenging Behaviour Unit (CBU) on St Helena, focussing on compliance with building regulations and suitability of the proposals to meet the needs of the pa...
Mechanics of intra-industry trade and FTA implications for India in RCEP
R.U. Das; J.D. Dubey / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
Worldwide, free trade agreements (FTAs) have remained a debatable issue. This paper tries to demystify the recent myths that have surrounded the FTA strategy of India, especially as part of the Look East Policy. The paper does this by...
Should China join the WTO’s Services Agreement
I. Koch-Weser / U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, 2014
The Chinese Governmant announced in October 2013, after the Trade in Services Agreement's (TISA) third negotiating round, that it had petitioned to join the services talks. Since then, the United States has debated with the other...
The effectiveness of China's industrial policies in commercial aviation manufacturing
RAND Corporation, 2014
Since economic reforms began in 1978, China has enjoyed rapid growth in exports, which have contributed to the country’s impressive economic growth. Improvements in the quality of China’s workforce, manufacturing technolog...
China’s hunger for U.S. planes and cars: assessing the risks
I Koch-Weser / U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission, 2014
Contrary to many other industries, which now view China more as a consumer market than an export platform, the reverse appears to be occurring in the auto sector. This brief argues that unfortunately for U.S. exporters, China h...
Rhino poaching: how do we respond?
R. Duffy; R.H. Emslie; M.H. Knight / Evidence on Demand, 2013
This report outlines the main actors in rhino conservation, the major main threats to rhinos in the ‘Big 4’ range states (Zimbabwe, Kenya, South Africa and Namibia) which together conserve almost 99% and 96% of Africa&rsqu...
Demographic change, brain drain, and human capital: development potentials in services-driven South Asia
B. Dhar; S. Samanta / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
The growing dominance of the service sector in South Asian economies suggests that the development potentials that these economies can realise depend on their ability to get the fast growing younger cohort of their population absorbed...
An assessment of India’s innovation policies
B. Dhar; S. Saha / Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
India’s industrial competitiveness arising out of technological depth (and technological value addition) does not compare well with other newly industrialised countries (NICs) in Asia. However, such broad brush comparisons say l...
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U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission (USCC)
The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission was created by the United States Congress in October 2000 with the legislative mandate to monitor, investigate, and submit to Congress an annual report on the national security implications of the bilateral trade and economic relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of China, and to provide recommendations, where...
Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)
Think Tank aiming to promote India's relations with other countries through study, research, discussions, lectures, exchange of ideas and information with other organisations within and outside India engaged in similar activities.
Grail Research
Market research organisation. Grail Research has offices in Massachusetts, New York, Beijing, Johannesburg, and Noida, a satellite town adjoining the Indian capital, New Delhi.
Norwegian Agricultural Economics Research Institute (NILF)
Norsk institutt for landbruksøkonomisk forskning (NILF) is an independent research institute under the Ministry of Agriculture. NILF provides background material for general agricultural economics descisions, economic development and decisions on farms and rural development.
International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD)
ICTD is a global policy research network dealing with the political economy of taxation policies and practices in relation to the poorer parts of the world.
Department of Economics, Strathclyde University
University department. Research interests in the Department are wide-ranging, with particular emphasis on Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics, Regional Economics and Energy Economics.
BRICS Information Centre
Based at the University of Toronto, Canada, the BRICS Information Centre aims is to serve as a leading independent source of information and analysis on the BRICS interaction and institutions. Documentation from the BRICS and research and reports will be published on this website as they become available. Together with international partners from the BRICS countries, the BRICS Informati...
BRICS Policy Center / Centro de Estudos e Pesquisas BRICS
The BRICS Policy Center (BPC) / Centro de Estudos e Pesquisas BRICS is a joint initiative of the City of Rio de Janeiro and the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio). The Center is dedicated to the study of the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) and other middle powers, and it is administered by the Institute of International Relations...
Global Economic Governance Africa (GEGAfrica)
The aims of the GEGAfrica project are to undertake and promote research driven by African needs, to advise policymakers, and stimulate and inform public and media interest on global economic governance. It is a joint initiative of the International Development Law Unit at the University of Pretoria and the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA). The Global Economic Go...
Secretaría General Iberoamericana (SEGIB)
SEGIB is an Inter-governmental organisation for the provision of institutional and technical support to the Iberoamerican Conference and the Iberoamerican Summit Meeting of Heads of State and Heads of Government. SEGIB has member countries in Latin America and  the Iberian Peninsula - Spain, Portugal and Andorra.
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