International Trade and Finance

TRADE FACILITATION PAPERLESS TRADE

Trade Facilitation and Paperless Trade

State of Play and the Way Forward for Asia and the Pacific

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ESCAP Studies in Trade and Investment
25 May 2016
This book features the results of the 2015 UNRC Joint Survey on Trade Facilitation and Paperless Trade Implementation for the Asia-Pacific Region and incorporates them into an econometric analysis estimating the impact of trade facilitation on trade costs. It shows that there is a strong, negativ...
WHAT THE ASEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY

What the ASEAN Economic Community Will Mean for Businesses

A Look at the Case of Myanmar

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ESCAP Studies in Trade and Investment
24 May 2016
With the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) coming into effect, the main purpose of this publication is to serve as a resource to businesses, particularly in Myanmar and the other CLMV countries, in navigating the coming changes. The central conclusion of this guidebook is that despite the numerous o...
INTL ACC & REPORTING ISSUES 2014

International Accounting and Reporting Issues

2014 Review

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International Accounting and Reporting Issues
24 May 2016
The International Accounting and Reporting Issues 2014 Review is focused on the interrelated topics of compliance monitoring and enforcement mechanisms in relation to corporate reporting, auditing and regulation of professional accountants within the context of achieving high-quality corporate re...
NATL ACCT STATS 2014 ANALYSIS

National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2014

Analysis of Main Aggregates 2014

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National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates
23 May 2016
The National Accounts Statistics: Analysis of Main Aggregates 2014 is the forty-fifth issue of this publication which comprises in the form of analytical tables a summary of the principal national accounting aggregates based on official national accounts data for more than 200 countries and areas...
ÉTAT L’INTEG REG AFRIQUE VII

L'État de l’intégration régionale en Afrique VII

Innovation, compétitivité et intégration régionale

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Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
9 May 2016
La septième édition du rapport sur l’État de l’intégration régionale en Afrique (ARIA VII) examine la mesure dans laquelle les trois éléments que sont l’intégration régionale, l’innovation et la compétitivité sont liés. Le rapport passe en revue les voies et moyens pour l’Afrique de mettre ces li...
RAPPORT ECONOMIQ AFRIQUE 2016

Rapport économique sur l'Afrique 2016

Vers une industrialisation verte en Afrique

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Rapport économique sur l'Afrique
9 May 2016
L’édition 2016 du Rapport économique sur l’Afrique est centrée sur l’industrialisation verte. Elle met également en lumière l’industrialisation durable centrée sur la personne. Les mesures de réduction des risques posés au développement de l’Afrique revêtent un caractère crucial du fait des effet...
ASSESS ARAB EC INTEGR RPT CUSTOMS

Assessing Arab Economic Integration Report

Towards the Arab Customs Union

9 May 2016
The goal of this first edition of the Assessing Arab Economic Integration Report is to provide a quantitative assessment of regional economic integration efforts, and generate practical and implementable policy advice for Member States. Following a concise review of the potential impact and chann...
ASSESS REG INTEG AFRICA #7

Assessing Regional Integration in Africa VII

Innovation, Competitiveness and Regional Integration

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Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA)
9 May 2016
The seventh edition of Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA VII) examines how the three elements of regional integration, innovation and competitiveness are interlinked. It explores the prospects for harnessing them within the framework of Africa’s normative regional integration develop...
ECON RPT ON AFRICA 2016

Economic Report on Africa 2016

Greening Africa's Industrialization

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Economic Report on Africa
9 May 2016
The 2016 edition of the Economic Report on Africa (ERA 2016) focuses on greening industrialization and highlights sustainable and people-centred industrialization. Given the impacts of climate change, resource scarcities and environmental degradation, measures for de-risking Africa’s development ...
WORLD TARIFF PROFILES 2015

World Tariff Profiles 2015

11 Apr 2016
World Tariff Profiles is a co-publication of the WTO, ITC and UNCTAD covering market access for goods. This publication contains a comprehensive compilation of the tariffs imposed by each of the 161 WTO. Each country profile presents information on tariffs imposed by its economy on imports comple...