Globalisation and Trade: Implications for Exports from Marginalised Economies

Globalisation and Trade: Implications for Exports from Marginalised Economies

by Igor Filatotchev
     
 

ISBN-10: 0714651591

ISBN-13: 9780714651590

Pub. Date: 03/16/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The papers collected in this volume report the results of research on issues dealing with the failure of globalization to benefit poor countries. They explain how exports could be improved for these countries and reveal the role that UK supermarkets play in African poverty.

Overview

The papers collected in this volume report the results of research on issues dealing with the failure of globalization to benefit poor countries. They explain how exports could be improved for these countries and reveal the role that UK supermarkets play in African poverty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714651590
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/16/2001
Series:
Cold War History Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Globalisation and Trade: The Implications for Exports from Marginalised Economies1
Skills, Investment and Exports from Manufacturing Firms in Africa13
Exporting Activity in Transitional Economies: An Enterprise-Level Study44
Policy and Non-Policy Barriers to Trade and Implicit Taxation of Exports in Uganda67
Why Does Zimbabwe Export Manufactures and Uganda Not? Econometrics Meets History91
Globalisation and Unequalisation: What Can Be Learned from Value Chain Analysis?117
Governance and Trade in Fresh Vegetables: The Impact of UK Supermarkets on the African Horticulture Industry147
Learning from Global Buyers177
Index207

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