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Trade and the environment
Hakan Nordström; S. Vaughan / World Trade Organization 1999
Argues that international economic integration and growth reinforce the need for sound environmental policies at the national and international level. International cooperation is particularly important in addressing transboundary and...
World Trade Organization Ministerial Conferences
World Trade Organization 2003
Lists documents relating to Legal texts of the WTO, including documents from the ministerial meetings in 1996 (Singapore), 1998 (Geneva), 1999 (Seattle) and 2001 (Qatar)
Trade and Development Report 1999
United Nations [UN] Conference on Trade and Development 1999
Focuses on: a detailed empirical analysis of the links between economic growth, external deficits and instability in developing countries over the past three decades an explanation of why trade rather than aug...
Aid for Trade Development: Lessons for Lomé V
K. Van Hove; H.B. Solignac Lecomte / European Centre for Development Policy Management 1999
Reviews some recent initiatives that aim to improve the performance of trade-related aid projects. It then looks at the European Commission’s (EC) experience, considering the results of evaluations and assessing the new direction...
Electronic Commerce: Issues for the South
A. Didar Singh / South Centre 1999
Addresses some of the core questions concerning eCommerce and place them in perspective for developing countries attempting to develop their strategies. Focuses on the WTO issues and possible negotiating positions. Concludes that a jo...
Tree Trade: Liberalization of International Commerce in Forest Products: Risks and Opportunities
N. Sizer / World Resources Institute, Washington DC 1999
Analyzes the risks and opportunities associated with proposed liberalization of international commerce in forest products, focusing in the negotiations at the WTO Seattle conference. Notes that unless countries that export fore...
Trade Liberalization in a Dynamic Setting: Implications of a New WTO Round
W.J. McKibbin / Brookings Institution 1999
Explores the impacts of a new WTO Round of trade liberalization over the period from 2000 to 2010, using a model that allows for short run unemployment, adjustment costs in capital formation, international flows of financial assets an...
Stop the Millennium Round [WTO negotiation] Campaign
Friends of the Earth 1999
Campaign material focusing on the WTO trade negotiations, and especially on the Seattle Meeting in December 1999
Loaded against the poor: the World Trade Organisation
Oxfam 1999
Oxfam position paper prepared for the WTO Seattle conference. Argues that The World Trade Organisation must agree to independent country-by-country studies to find out how its "free trade" rules have affected peo...
Seattle Symposium on International Trade Issues in the First Decades of the Next Century, December 1999: reports on meeting
International Institute for Sustainable Development, Winnipeg 1999
Coverage of the WTO meeting held in Seattle, 29 Nov-3 December 1999.
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A crude awakening: The role of the oil and banking industries in Angola's civil war and the plunder of state assets
Global Witness 1999
Discusses the corrupt use of growing oil revenues and challenges the oil industry, lending banks and the national governments involved to change their policies and to adopt a policy of 'full transparency'. Also available as Wor...
A look at sustainable livelihoods and ethical trade through case studiers
Ethical Trade and Natural Resources Programme, NRI 1998
Explores the actual and potential contribution ethical trade can make to the achievement of sustainable rural livelihoods. Summary report includes a description of ethical trade (Section 2), followed by an analysis of the buil...
Biggest benefit of fair trade is increased income and access to funds
M Blowfield; S Gallet / Natural Resources Institute, UK 2001
Uses Volta River Estates Ltd. (Ghana) as a case study into ethical trade and sustainable rural livelihoods. This organisation is a Fairtrade banana exporter. The VREL example suggests that plantations can increase livelihood op...
Environmental Principles and Concepts [environment and trade]
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 1995
Presents a discussion of environmental principles and concepts . In addition to defining and explaining the main environmental principles and concepts, this paper makes preliminary observations as to their relevance in the trade and e...
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Wharton Financial Institutions Center (FIC)
Wharton Financial Institutions Center is an independently managed site at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. The Center sponsors and directs primary research on financial institutions and their interface with financial markets.
The World trade institute (WTI)
The World Trade Institute (WTI) is an academic institution dedicated to studying and teaching on the subject of international trade regulation and investment. As a centre of excellence at the University of Bern with an international, interdisciplinary focus, we explore the interconnections between the fields of law, economics and political science.
The Mercator Institute for China Studies (MERICS)
MERICS is a Berlin-based institute for contemporary and practical research into China that Stiftung Mercator set up as a central forum for engagement with China in Germany, thereby laying the foundations for people – especially decision-makers in Germany and Europe – to better judge questions and issues relating to China.
CUTS Centre for Competition, Investment and Economic Regulation (CUTS C-CIER)
CUTS CCIER has the following programmatic areas:   Competition Policy and Law Economic Regulationï Consumer Protection Investment Climate Objectives: The main objectives of the centre are:...
BRICS Information Sharing and Exchange Platform
BRICS Information Sharing and Exchange Platform (also refered to as BRICS Portal) is the authoritative platform of BRICS-related information jointly developed by the Center for BRICS Studies of Fudan University (Shanghai, China) and the BRICS Business Council.
Instituto de Estudos Sociais e Económicos (IESE) (IESE)
IESE is an independent Mozambican nonprofit organisation, which conducts and promotes interdisciplinary scientific research on problems of social and economic development in Mozambique and Southern Africa. Website is in Portuguese.
The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)
The Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) was founded by presidential order on September 20, 2010. This foundation involved the merger of two previously existing academies: The Academy of National Economy (ANE), which was established in 1977, and the Russian Academy of Public Administration (RAPA), established in 1991. The merger also brought togeth...
Centro Brasileiro de Análise e Planejamento / Brazilian Centre of Analysis and Planning (CEBRAP)
Cebrap is a globalized research center, with long-term international partnerships with research institutes, universities, funding agencies, and civil associations, mainly in the United States and Europe, but also from India, Africa, China, and Latin America. Currently, Cebrap conducts ongoing research on citizenship, elections, political institutions, participation, governance, social mov...
K-Developedia
K-Developedia is an open access repository that contains more than 35,000 resources on Korean development experience. Key features: K-Developedia allows users to free access to 35,000 full texts, photos, and videos on Korea’s development experience Resources include Korea’s policy document, development cases, comparative studies and developme...
Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (ZIPAR)
The Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (ZIPAR) is a Think-Tank whose mandate is to conduct research and analysis primarily, but not exclusively for policy formulation, implementation and monitoring. The Institute supports the Government, the Private Sector, Civil Society and other stakeholders in Zambia on evidence-based policy advice through conducting research and poli...
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