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A Future for Small States: Overcoming Vulnerability

Eugenia Charles (Author)
Publication Date: 01-1997
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-511-1
Price: £ 60.00     [Currency converter]

An analysis of the key issues concerning small states' security and development.

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A New Approach to Ocean Governance: Practical Ways to Fast Track the Green Economy

Dan Laffoley (Author)
Publication Date: 05-2013
Stock Status: In stock

Format: E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84859-161-5
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This Discussion Paper provides a concrete framework for considering how to reform the current system of governance and management of oceans.

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Addressing Debt Sustainability in Commonwealth Small and Vulnerable Economies

Publication Date: 06-2014
Stock Status: Forthcoming

ISBN No: 978-1-84929-101-9
Price: £ 85.00     [Currency converter]

Provides comprehensive, in-depth reviews of concessional finance, the design of loans, shock facilities and other instruments used to support developing countries in times of crisis, and analysis concerning SVE debt sustainability.

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After Hong Kong: Some Key Trade Issues for Developing Countries

Ivan Mbirimi (Editor)
Publication Date: 04-2007
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-838-9
Price: £ 60.00     [Currency converter]

Key trade and development issues that face developing countries in the closing stages of the Doha Round. Costs and benefits of trade agreements.

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Agricultural Export Subsidies and Developing Countries' Interests

Chris Milner (Author), Wyn Morgan (Author)
Publication Date: 2004
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-811-2
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

The paper outlines the nature of export subsidies and discusses the effect of reform on developing countries.

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Agricultural Trade and Human Rights

Publication Date: 11-2011
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-1-84859-132-5
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Examines the human rights impacts of international agricultural trade in developing countries.

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Agriculture in the Doha Round

David Bailey (Author), Ivan Roberts (Author), Neil Andrews (Author)
Publication Date: 2004
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-812-9
Price: £ 45.00     [Currency converter]

This report looks at the benefits of agricultural liberalisation.

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An Agenda for the Development Round of Trade Negotiations in the Aftermath of Cancun

Andrew Charlton (Author), Joseph E Stiglitz (Author)
Publication Date: 10-2004
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-801-3
Price: £ 45.00     [Currency converter]

This Commonwealth report presents the pro-development priorities that it recommends should form the core of the Doha Round agreements and sets out the key steps required for a true development round agenda.

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Assessing Aid for Trade: Effectiveness, Current Issues and Future Directions

Dirk Willem te Velde (Author), Mohammad A Razzaque (Editor)
Publication Date: 11-2013
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  Hardback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-106-4
Price: £ 85.00     [Currency converter]

Provides a comprehensive review of the Aid for Trade initiative. Sample chapter available.

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Assessing the Playing Field: International Cooperation in Tax Information Exchange

Camille Stoll-Davey (Author)
Publication Date: 05-2007
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-856-3
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

This paper provides the background to a continuing international debate on appropriate arrangements for the international exchange of tax information.

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Assessing the Structure of Small Welfare States

Geoff Bertram (Author)
Publication Date: 04-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-050-0
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

This paper examines how the characteristics of small states influence their pursuit of a welfare state.

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Beautiful But Costly: Business Costs in Small Remote Economies

L Alan Winters (Author), Pedro M G Martins (Author)
Publication Date: 2004
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-810-5
Price: £ 65.00     [Currency converter]

This publication is a study of the operating costs confronting the private sector in small economies, with the view to determine whether these act as a fundamental impediment to trade and investment.

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Bilateralism and Development: Emerging Trade Patterns

Veniana Qalo (Author)
Publication Date: 2008
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Hardback
ISBN No: 978-1-905017-62-1
Price: £ 130.00     [Currency converter]

Draws together a number of thought-provoking papers and sets the framework for informed analysis of the spate of bilateral agreements that are currently being concluded in the context of stalled multilateral talks.

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Catching Up: What LDCs can do, and how others can help

Paul Collier (Author)
Publication Date: 02-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-051-7
Price: £ 30.00     [Currency converter]

Examines the challenges that the Least Developed Countries face and strategies to best counter them.

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Combating Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing: A Model of Best Practice for the Financial Sector, the Professions and other Designated Businesses (Second Edition)

Publication Date: 08-2006
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-0-85092-842-6
Price: £ 65.00     [Currency converter]

Helps policy makers frame legislation and regulation to deal with money laundering and terrorist financing; and helps professionals follow best business practice.

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Commodity Prices and Development

Roman Grynberg (Author), Samantha Newton (Author)
Publication Date: 11-2007
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Hardback
ISBN No: 978-0-19-923470-7
Price: £ 88.00     [Currency converter]

This book is the culmination of three years of research commissioned by the Commonwealth Secretariat to look at various aspects of commodity prices.

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Commonwealth Finance Ministers Reference Report 2011

Publication Date: 09-2011
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-0-9563722-7-7
Price: £ 35.00     [Currency converter]

A central source of information regarding macro- and micro- financial issues and trade relations that affect Commonwealth nations.

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Commonwealth Finance Ministers Report 2012-2013

Publication Date: 09-2012
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-0-9570432-3-7
Price: £ 35.00     [Currency converter]

A central source of information regarding financial issues and trade relations that affect Commonwealth nations.

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Competitiveness Strategy in Developing Countries: A Manual for Policy Analysis

Ganeshan Wignaraja (Author)
Publication Date: 12-2002
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Hardback
ISBN No: 978-0-415-22836-7
Price: £ 115.00     [Currency converter]

Discusses which trade and industrial strategies and instruments work best, and which do not work, in relation to manufacturing competitiveness.

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Considering the Consequences: The Development Implications of Initiatives on Taxation, Anti-money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

J C Sharman (Author), Percy S Mistry (Author)
Publication Date: 05-2008
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-874-7
Price: £ 65.00     [Currency converter]

This study of three Commonwealth countries – Barbados, Mauritius and Vanuatu – examines the consequences of recent regulatory initiatives on international financial centres in small countries.

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Defining and Measuring Social Cohesion

Jane Jenson (Author)
Publication Date: 10-2010
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-023-4
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

This book examines the concept of social cohesion in policy debates and assesses its role in social development.

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Development Challenges of HIV/AIDS in Small States: Experiences from the Pacific, Southern Africa and the Caribbean

Happy Siphambe (Author), Karl Theodore (Author), Mahendra Reddy (Author)
Publication Date: 10-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-058-6
Price: £ 36.00     [Currency converter]

Provides an up-to-date and comprehensive analysis of the economic impacts of the epidemic in the Pacific, Southern Africa and the Caribbean.

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Effective Domestic Debt Management in Developing Countries

Publication Date: 2002
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-0-85092-581-4
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

A compendium of the discussions and papers read at workshops organised by the Commonwealth Secretariat on effective domestic debt management.

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Effectiveness of Aid for Trade in Small and Vulnerable Economies: An Empirical Assessment

Dirk Willem te Velde (Author), Massimiliano Calì (Author), Mohammad A Razzaque (Author)
Publication Date: 03-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-048-7
Price: £ 30.00     [Currency converter]

Presents the first analyses of the use and effectiveness of Aid for Trade for small and vulnerable economies.

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Enhancing Investment in West Africa: The Role of Investment Instruments in Economic Partnership Agreement Negotiations

Abiodun S Bankole (Author), Adeolu O Adewuyi (Author), Olumuyiwa Alaba (Author), T Ademola Oyejide (Author)
Publication Date: 04-2009
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-002-9
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

This study explores the options available to ECOWAS states for promoting, protecting and guaranteeing flows of domestic and foreign direct investment.

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Enhancing Services Trade: The Role of Government

Publication Date: 06-2013
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-1-84859-163-9
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This Discussion Paper makes a case for government support to promote services trade.

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Fairer Fishing?: The Impact on Developing Countries of the European Community Regulation on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fisheries

Ben Milligan (Author), Kwame Mfodwo (Author), Martin Tsamenyi (Author), Mary Ann Palma (Author)
Publication Date: 02-2009
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-899-0
Price: £ 50.00     [Currency converter]

This Economic Paper considers the likely effects on African, Caribbean and Pacific countries of the European Union’s Directive on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing, planned to be implemented from 2010.

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Finance for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the Caribbean

Erwin E Brewster (Author)
Publication Date: 09-2006
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-843-3
Price: £ 36.00     [Currency converter]

This study explores the difficulties small and medium-sized enterprises have in accessing long-term financing and how these could be overcome.

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From Doha to Cancun

Bridget Chilala (Author), Ivan Mbirimi (Editor), Roman Grynberg (Author)
Publication Date: 2003
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-760-3
Price: £ 85.00     [Currency converter]

This paper brings together articles relating to key issues of trade liberalisation under negotiation in the Doha Development Round.

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Gender Impacts of Revenue Collection in India

Nirmala Banerjee (Author)
Publication Date: 11-2008
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-887-7
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

This study will help to raise awareness of gender among those responsible for planning the tax system.

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Gender Impacts of Revenue Collection in Uganda

Nite Tanzarn (Author)
Publication Date: 11-2008
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-891-4
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

This case study of Uganda shows how government revenue collection practices affect men and women differently, and how to build an awareness of gender into financial policy.

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Implementing a National Export Strategy

Isaac Njoroge (Author)
Publication Date: 08-2010
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-021-0
Price: £ 25.00     [Currency converter]

This handbook explains how the Commonwealth Secretariat helps countries develop national export strategies with a clear purpose.

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Information and Communication Technologies for the Public Service: A Small States Focus

Devindra Ramnarine (Author), RoseMarie-Rita Endeley (Author)
Publication Date: 07-2008
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-878-5
Price: £ 36.00     [Currency converter]

This book will help national information and communication technology (ICT) practitioners and planners within Commonwealth governments to understand how to use ICTs to improve service delivery.

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Information Technology for Development

Publication Date: 2013
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: n/a
Price: £ 235.00     [Currency converter]

This journal publishes social and technical research on the effects of Information Technology on economic, social and human development.

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Innocent Bystanders: Implications of an EU–India Free Trade Agreement for Excluded Countries

Anirudh Shingal (Author), Javier López González (Author), Jim Rollo (Author), L Alan Winters (Author), Maximiliano Méndez Parra (Author), Michael Gasiorek (Author), Peter Holmes (Author)
Publication Date: 02-2009
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-895-2
Price: £ 45.00     [Currency converter]

This title considers the implications of the proposed EU–India Free Trade Agreement for various groups of other countries.

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Integrating Sustainable Development into International Investment Agreements: A Guide for Developing Country Negotiators

Publication Date: 05-2013
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-1-84929-086-9
Price: £ 85.00     [Currency converter]

This guide is designed to assist developing countries to negotiate IIAs that are more effective in promoting their sustainable development.

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Integrating Sustainable Development into National Frameworks: Policy Approaches for Key Sectors in Small States

Constance Vigilance (Author), Janet R Strachan (Author)
Publication Date: 05-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-034-0
Price: £ 50.00     [Currency converter]

This handbook brings policy-making for sustainable development into the mainstream of decision-making at all levels of governance and in all sectors.

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International Tax Competition: Globalisation and Fiscal Sovereignty

Rajiv Biswas (Author)
Publication Date: 01-2002
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-688-0
Price: £ 85.00     [Currency converter]

This book is a collection of various papers written by experts who have, for the most part, been closely involved with international tax competition (particularly from the small states and developing country perspective) during the period since the publication of the 1998 OECD Report.

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International Technology Transfer to Developing Countries

Kamal Saggi (Author)
Publication Date: 04-2004
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-795-5
Price: £ 36.00     [Currency converter]

This title provides a thorough overview of the economics of ITT relevant to developing countries.

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Issues in Monetary and Fiscal Policy in Small Developing States: A Case Study of the Pacific

Paresh Narayan (Author), T.K. Jayaraman (Author)
Publication Date: 10-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-062-3
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This study examines how monetary and fiscal policies are implemented in Pacific small states and the impact on growth and development in these countries.

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Issues in Monetary and Fiscal Policy in Small Developing States: A Case Study of the Caribbean

Anthony Birchwood (Author), Marielle Goto (Author)
Publication Date: 09-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-061-6
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This study examines how monetary and fiscal policies are implemented in Caribbean small states, tracing the differences and similarities in tax structure, current expenditure and current revenues.

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Labour Markets in Small Developing States

Andrew S Downes (Editor)
Publication Date: 08-2008
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-871-6
Price: £ 45.00     [Currency converter]

This book examines the main policy options available to governments to address the major challenges they face in dealing with changes in the labour market.

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Learning from Experience: Perspectives on Poverty Reduction Strategies from Four Developing Countries

David Peretz (Editor)
Publication Date: 02-2009
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-886-0
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Explores how the Poverty Reduction Strategy Initiative (PRSI) process is working, as seen from the perspective of four recipient countries.

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Macroeconomic Policy Frameworks of Small States: A Case Study of Malta

Gérard Adonis (Author)
Publication Date: 09-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-063-0
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Reviews the implementation of macroeconomic policies in Malta, identifying the key issues, lessons learnt and best practices which could be adapted by other small states.

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Mainstreaming Gender in Debt and Development Resource Management

Dinesh Dodhia (Author), Tina Johnson (Author)
Publication Date: 05-2005
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-776-4
Price: £ 60.00     [Currency converter]

A handbook designed to improve the application of financial resources to achieve greater social equity.

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Making Trade in Services Supportive of Development in Commonwealth Small and Low-income Countries

Patrick Macrory (Author), Sherry Stephenson (Author)
Publication Date: 11-2011
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-070-8
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This Economic Paper assesses new innovative measures in trade in service negotiations that reflect the vulnerabilities and challenges faced by developing countries.

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Manoeuvring at the Margins: Constraints Faced by Small States in International Trade Negotiations

Carolyn Deere-Birkbeck (Author), Emily Jones (Author), Ngaire Woods (Author)
Publication Date: 02-2010
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback|  E-book
ISBN No: 978-1-84929-006-7
Price: £ 45.00     [Currency converter]

This study examines the numerous constraints small states face in international trade negotiations.

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Marginalisation of LDCs and Small Vulnerable States in World Trade

Bijit Bora (Author), Mohammad A Razzaque (Editor), Roman Grynberg (Author)
Publication Date: 2004
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-819-8
Price: £ 45.00     [Currency converter]

This paper explains the theme of `marginalisation' of Least-Developed Countries (LDCs) and Small Vulnerable economies (SVEs) in the international trade arena, and their declining relative importance in world trade.

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Minerals Taxation Regimes: A review of issues and challenges in their design and application

Publication Date: 02-2009
Stock Status: In stock

ISBN No: 978-0-9559983-1-7
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Co-published with the International Council on Mining & Minerals (ICMM), this study reviews current and past thinking on mining taxation.

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Multilateral and Regional Trade Issues for Developing Countries

E Turner (Author), Roman Grynberg (Author)
Publication Date: 2003
Stock Status: In stock

Format: Paperback
ISBN No: 978-0-85092-762-7
Price: £ 85.00     [Currency converter]

A collection of Trade Briefs focusing on various multilateral and regional negotiations.

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