Regional Integration in South Asia:
Trends, Challenges and Prospects
Mohammad A Razzaque (Editor), Yurendra Basnett (Editor)
240 mm x 165 mm
Economic Affairs: Trade, Economic Development
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Regional Integration in South Asia: Trends, Challenges and Prospects presents an objective assessment of trade and economic co-operation among South Asian nations and highlights policy issues to foster regional integration. The analyses presented in this volume go beyond the usual discussions on trade-in-goods to provide insightful perspectives on potential new areas of co-operation, emerging challenges, and country-specific views on regional and bilateral trade co-operation issues.
Written by influential analysts and researchers, the volume’s 24 chapters include perspectives from Bangladesh, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, and examinations of new areas of co-operation such as investment, regional supply chains, energy and cross-border transport networks.
1. Overview chapter
Part I. Looking at the horizon – emergent challenges and opportunities
Part II. Key areas of co-operation in South Asia
Part III. Country perspectives on regional co-operation
Part IV. Selected case studies on bilateral co-operation