Обложка книги Global Agricultural Trade and Developing Countries (World Bank Trade and Development Series) (World Bank Trade and Development Series)

Global Agricultural Trade and Developing Countries (World Bank Trade and Development Series) (World Bank Trade and Development Series)

ISBN: 0821358634;
Издательство: World Bank Publications

Book DescriptionGlobal Agricultural Trade and Developing Countries presents research findings based on a series of commodity studies of significant economic importance to developing countries. First, the book sets the stage with background chapters and investigations of cross-cutting issues. Trade and domestic policy regimes affecting agricultural and food markets are described, and the resulting patterns of production and trade are assessed. The book follows with an analysis of product standards and costs of compliance and their effects on agricultural and food trade. An investigation of the impact of preferences given to selected countries and their effectiveness is next. The evidence on the attempts to decouple agricultural support from agricultural output is then reviewed. The last background chapter explores the robustness of the global gains of multilateral agricultural and food trade liberalization. Given this context, the book presents detailed commodity studies for...