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Le commerce des services financiers dans le monde : un état des lieux

  • Nacer Bernou

    (GATE - Groupe d'analyse et de théorie économique - CNRS - UL2 - Université Lumière - Lyon 2 - Ecole Normale Supérieure Lettres et Sciences Humaines)

  • Mustapha Sadni Jallab


    (GATE - Groupe d'analyse et de théorie économique - CNRS - UL2 - Université Lumière - Lyon 2 - Ecole Normale Supérieure Lettres et Sciences Humaines)

This article reconsiders the recent developments of the financial services trade throughout the world. We are interested particularly in the stakes of the liberalization of this trade as regards economic growth, and in the part played by the General Agreement on the Trade of Services (GATS). In a first part, we reconsider the definition, the role and the recent evolution of this sector in the world. In a second part, we analyse the institutional framework which governs the liberalization of the financial services trade at the international level (GATS).

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Date of creation: Jun 2002
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Publication status: Published in Working Paper du GATE 2002-04. 2002
Handle: RePEc:hal:journl:halshs-00178172
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