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Commercial policy
Journal Article
Labor-use efficiency in Tunisian manufacturing industries

This paper investigates the process of adjustment in employment. A dynamic model is applied to a panel of six Tunisian manufacturing industries observed over a period of 25 years, from 1971 to 1996...

Commercial policy Labor demand Manufacturing industries
Book Chapter
Economic Development Strategies in the Dominican Republic

From the book: Achieving Development Success

Commercial policy Economic development Economic policy
Book Chapter
Learning from Asia's Success: Beyond Simplistic 'Lesson-Making'

From the book: Pathways to Industrialization in the Twenty-First Century

Commercial policy Economic development Economic policy
Book Chapter
Japan's Model of Economic Development: Relevant and Non-relevant Elements for Developing Economies

From the book: Development Success

Commercial policy Economic development Industrial policy
Book Chapter
On-Street Upgrading?: Assessing the Consequences of Allocation and Regulation Policy in Santiago de Chile’s Ferias Libres

From the book: Latin American Urban Development into the 21st Century

Commercial policy Farm produce Informal sector (Economics)
Blog
From the Editor's Desk (January 2012)

Tony Addison January saw the snow arrive in Helsinki. As I look out across the harbour, the scene is one of various shades of white and grey. The temperature is well below zero (minus 20 o c)...

Commercial policy Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development
Journal Article
South-South and North-South Trade Agreements: Compatibility Issues

Part of Journal Special Issue South-South and North-South Trade Agreements

Commercial policy Economic development Economic integration
Journal Article
Small Trade Flows and Preference Utilisation: The Case of the European Union

Part of Journal Special Issue South-South and North-South Trade Agreements

Commercial policy Economic integration Public utilities
Journal Special Issue
South-South and North-South Trade Agreements: Compatibility Issues

In this special issue, five articles address some of the challenges associated with integrating an existing S-S regional agreement with a new template that results from block negotiations with a northern partner...

Commercial policy Economic development Economic integration
Journal Article
The Impact of the Global Commodity and Financial Crises on Poverty in Vietnam

Economic growth in Vietnam was resilient to the global commodity and financial crises, but it is unclear why. Impacts on employment and poverty are also disputed...

Commercial policy Government policy (Poor) Financial crisis
Working Paper
Learning from Asia’s Success Beyond Simplistic 'Lesson-Making'

Many international organizations, governments and academics concerned with economic development look to Asia’s success, recommending that other poor countries follow similar models and paths of development...

Commercial policy Economic development Economic policy
Journal Article
A note on modelling economic growth determinants in the Dominican Republic

The article models economic growth determinants in the Dominican Republic. The exercise considers a panel of 25 candidate explanatory variables observed during the last three decades of the twentieth century...

Commercial policy Economic development Economic policy
Working Paper
Socio-Spatial Implications of Street Market Regulation Policy: The Case of Ferias Libres in Santiago de Chile

Unlike in most Latin American cities, street vendors organized in farmers’ markets popularly known as ferias libres in Santiago de Chile, gained legal recognition early in the twentieth century...

Commercial policy Competition Farm produce
Working Paper
Economic Development Strategies in the Dominican Republic

The paper documents the economic development strategies pursued by the Dominican Republic. The study argues that the country’s success results from the implementation of a three-pronged economic development strategy...

Commercial policy Economic development Economic policy
Working Paper
Industrial Policy: Old and New Issues

The debate on industrial policy (IP) has been characterized by a number of contractions over the concept of industrial policy, its merits, contents and application. The purpose of this exploratory paper is to review the debate on IP...

Commercial policy Entrepreneurship Industrial organization (Economic theory)
Working Paper
Impact of the Global Commodity and Financial Crises on Poverty in Vietnam

Economic growth in Vietnam has been fairly resilient to the global commodity and financial crises, but it is unclear why. In addition, the impact of the crises on employment and poverty is in dispute...

Commercial policy Financial crisis Government policy (Poor)
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