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Future trade research areas that matter to developing country policymakers : a regional perspective on the Doha development agenda and beyond
(United Nations, 2007)
This volume is a collection of papers and commentaries presented at the Post-Doha Research Agenda for Developing Countries Workshop in October 2006. The workshop was organized cooperatively by ESCAP and the WTO as one of ...
Impacts of trade facilitation measures on poverty and inclusive growth : case studies from Asia
(United Nations, 2013)
<p></p> Edited by Ravi Ratnayake, Rajan Sudesh Ratna, Martina Francesca Ferracane and Yann Duval. <p></p> In the post-crisis world, new drivers of growth are required to drive further reductions in poverty. This new ...
Improving the lives of the urban poor : case studies on the provision of basic services through partnerships
(United Nations, 2005)
Because of its regional focus and extensive regional networks, ESCAP is in an advantageous position for identifying and disseminating effective practices that can increase income or bring basic services to the poor. In ...
Foreign direct investment trends and outlook in Asia and the Pacific 2019/2020
(United Nations, 2019)
Global foreign direct investment (FDI) flows declined for the third consecutive year in 2018, dropping 13% from 2017 levels to $1.3 trillion. The largest declines were in developed economies and economies in transition. ...
Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises' access to finance in Cambodia
(United Nations, 2022)
This series presents the Framework along with national studies that were prepared following its guidelines. Each national study is expected to contribute, through policy analyses and recommendations, to policy discussions ...
Major development themes for Asia and the Pacific
(United Nations, 1994)
<p>The present paper sets out the broad economic and social development context within which Asian and Pacific education issues should be identified, addressed and resolved. It docs so by examining the regional scenario ...
Investment opportunities in Nagapattinam district : report
(Tamil Nadu State Centre, 2014)
Linking weaver’s cooperatives with global markets : a case study of the Handloom Export Zone in Nagercoil, India
<p>A case study of the Handloom Export Zone in Nagercoil, India and Annex</p> <p>Beyond implementing a pilot project in Nagapattinam, ESCAP has documented a second example of a post-tsunami reconstruction project that ...
Macroeconomics reform policies in the disadvantaged economies in transition
(United Nations, 1994)
The status and prospects for social development of the Asian and Pacific region into the twenty-first century was chosen as the theme topic for the 54th session of ESCAP. The study reviews the progress in social development ...
Management of economic reforms
(United Nations, 1995)
<p>ESCAP attaches high priority to dissemination of information and exchange of experience on policy reforms in the economies in transition. Some of the recent publications by the secretariat intended to serve this objective ...