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African perspectives on trade and the WTO : domestic reforms, structural transformation and global economic integration / edited by Patrick Low (University of Hong Kong), Chiedu Osakwe (World Trade Organization), Maika Oshikawa (World Trade Organization).

Author:
World Trade Organization. China Round Table (4th : 2015 : Nairobi, Kenya) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
xxix, 480 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Notes:
"This volume, the work of over twenty authors, grew out of the Fourth China Round Table and the WTO's Tenth Ministerial Conference, two seminal events held back-to-back in Nairobi, Kenya, in December 2015"--Introduction.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction and overview / Patrick Low, Chiedu Osakwe and Maika Oshikawa -- African Union priorities in the WTO / Fatima Haram Acyl -- Economic diversification in Africa's number one economy / Okechukwu E. Enelamah -- Trade, investment and development / Rob Davies -- Integration into regional and global value chains : how is it done? / Joshua Setipa -- From Marrakesh to Nairobi : a force for the world trading system : from the past twenty years to the next twenty years / Moulay Hafid El Alamy -- Building capacity in Africa to facilitate integration into global value chains : contributions from the ITC / Arancha Gonzalez -- Investment and trade rules : increasing the stock of African foreign direct investment flows / Joakim Reiter -- Deepening African integration : intra-African trade for development and poverty reduction / Anabel Gonzalez -- Rising Africa in world trade? A story of traditional commodities and new products / Michael Finger -- Trade policy trends in Africa : empirical evidence from twenty years of WTO trade policy reviews / Maika Oshikawa, Ukamaka Anaedu and Vicky Chemutai -- Preferential trade agreements in Africa : lessons from the tripartite free trade agreements and an African continent-wide FTA / Stephen Karingi, Ottavia Pesce and Simon Mevel -- African trade integration and international production networks / Bernard Hoekman -- Implementing trade facilitation reform in Africa / Marcus Bartley Johns, Christina Busch and Gerard McLinden -- Trade rules, industrial policy and competitiveness : implications for Africa's development / Chiedu Osakwe -- WTO accessions, reforms and competitiveness : lessons for Africa / Alexei P. Kireyev -- Driving economic growth through trade policy reforms and investment attraction in the open world economy : the experience of China / Yuan Yuan -- Conclusions / Patrick Low, Chiedu Osakwe and Maika Oshikawa.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Conference papers and proceedings.
ISBN:
  • 9781107174474 (hardcover)
  • 1107174473 (hardcover)
  • 9781316626528 (paperback)
  • 1316626520 (paperback)
LCCN:
2016038551
OCLC:
957264903
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