Vinaye Ancharaz

Bridges news

24 November 2015
Un régime FDSC qui comporte des exceptions protégeant les bénéficiaires actuels aurait-il une valeur pour les autres PMA ? Cet article appelle à porter l’analyse au-delà des États-Unis et du secteur du textile. On peut faire remonter l’accès aux marchés en franchise de droits et sans contingent (...
3 September 2015
Хотя финансирование является ключевым элементом для имплементации Соглашения ВТО по упрощению процедур торговли, наличие политической воли выступает еще более критическим фактором . Соглашение по упрощению процедур торговли (далее – Соглашение) будет готово к выполнению, как только оно будет...
10 August 2015
A necessidade de financiamento é, com frequência, apontada por países em desenvolvimento como a fonte de dificuldades nas reformas voltadas à facilitação do comércio. Este artigo, no entanto, argumenta que a vontade política exerce um papel mais crucial na implementação de medidas nessa direção.
26 May 2015
While financing is a key element for the implementation of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement, the need for political will is even more crucial. The Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) stands ready for implementation once it is ratified by two-thirds of WTO membership. A number of countries have...
26 May 2015
Case studies conducted on the ground in eight developing countries suggest that Aid for Trade is effective when the right conditions prevail. However, these conditions are often absent. The Aid for Trade initiative should refocus on building the institutional mechanisms that are critical to the...
4 March 2015
Abstract: This article critically examines India’s duty-free trade preference scheme and seeks options to improve it. India’s offer of a duty-free scheme for LDCs – the first of its kind among emerging economies – is a welcome initiative and an example for other developing countries “in a position...
17 March 2014
Export taxes are one of the few contentious issues holding back the EPA negotiations in both the EAC and the SADC. Whereas both configurations see export taxes as a tool of industrial policy and an integral part of their policy space, the EU contends that export taxes restrict access to raw...
15 November 2013
E i g h t y ea r s l a t er , w i t h the D oha Round in a n impasse, and world trade increasingly dominated by global value chains and dented by successive economic crises, it is useful to ask if the AFT initiative is on track, and to learn from its achievements and shortcomings. According to OECD...
11 November 2013
While the aid for trade initiative has great potential to help address climate change, the necessary conditions are not often present in LDCs. It is necessary to ensure the institutional mechanisms are in place to allow for the effective delivery of aid and, as this article points out, help the...
9 September 2013
H o w muc h impact do Chinese SEZs have on Africa's industrialisation? Ever since the Chinese government announced in 2006 that it would support the establishment of "economic and trade cooperation zones" (ETCZ) abroad as part of its "Going Global" policy, Africa has hoped to attract a fair share...
23 July 2013
Il est reconnu depuis longtemps que les préférences commerciales peuvent stimuler la diversification vers des activités d'exportation à plus forte valeur ajoutée. En effet, la transformation structurelle des économies en développement était un but du Système de préférences généralisées (SPG) lors...
15 May 2013
Least Developed Countries (LDCs), which currently number 49, are the weakest segment in the international community. They typically have very concentrated economic structures; rely heavily on primary production for income and jobs; and face daunting challenges to integrate global markets. LDCs...
16 May 2011
À la suite de l'annonce faite par le gouvernement chinois en 2006, indiquant que celui-ci soutiendrait la création de zones de coopération économique et commerciale à l'étranger dans la cadre de sa stratégie « Going Global », de nombreux pays africains ont manifesté leur intérêt pour accueillir de...