Trade and Development

September 1, 2014

This study analyzes the experience of the European Union in cooperation with non-member neighboring countries, to which the EU’s integration process and institutions are both available.

April 9, 2014

India best grows its economy by embracing an across-the-board productivity growth strategy.

March 13, 2014

India best As the global economy sails against stiff headwinds, it is easier to highlight what countries are doing wrong, not what they are doing right. Focusing on sluggish growth or dwindling resources may yield compelling indictment of the global economic system, but it offers little guidance for improvement.

February 1, 2014

This ICRIER report proposes a vision for a progressive BRICS Development Bank and discusses some of the challenges that will have to be overcome to make a successful and effective BRICS Development Bank a reality.

November 27, 2013

Canada’s foreign aid could be more effective, were strategies in place that addressed the problem of weak host-country governance, which currently renders aid inefficient or even counter-productive.

February 1, 2013

This econometric study examines the relationship between free trade and health, using a range of data relating to trade openness and human development. It finds that free trade promotes better health outcomes, with the relationship particularly pronounced for lower-income countries.

August 1, 2011

This article seeks to answer the question of how trade can play a significant positive role in rebuilding and enhancing the economies of these Southern Mediterranean Countries.