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Handbook on Trade and Development

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  • Oliver Morrissey
  • Ricardo Lopez
  • Kishor Sharma

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This Handbook comprehensively explores the complex relationships between trade and economic performance in developing countries. Insightful chapters cover issues such as trade, growth and poverty reduction; trade costs, facilitation and preferences; sub-Saharan Africa’s reliance on trade in primary commodities, informal cross-border trade, agglomeration and firm exporting; imported technology, exchange rates and the impact of firm exporting; the increasing importance of China in world trade and links between FDI and trade. This Handbook provides an essential overview of trade issues facing developing countries.

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  • Oliver Morrissey & Ricardo Lopez & Kishor Sharma (ed.), 2015. "Handbook on Trade and Development," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 14919.
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    • O1 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development

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