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6 Jun, 2011 - Nicodème Nimenya, Henry de Frahan, B. and Ndimira, P.F.
- Thomas Woldu Assefa and Bart Minten

Traditional food marketing systems in developing countries are often not trusted. In consequence, policy makers frequently try to regulate them and modern market arrangements increasingly are emerging to address some of their presumed...

7 Jun, 2011 - Musibau Adetunji Babatunde
- Marion Jansen, Mustapha Sadni Jallab, Maarten Smeets (eds)

In recent decades, trade flows have become increasingly global, with developing countries and emerging economies playing an ever-expanding role.

However, these countries face a number of constraints in connecting to global markets. To...

- Antoine Bouët, Carmen Estrades, and David Laborde

This research has been undertaken to understand the rationale for the implementation of decreasing export taxes along the value chain in middle-income countries, in particular in the oilseeds value chain. This paper studies the implementation of...

7 Jun, 2011 - Gbadebo Olusegun Odularu
- Hoda El-Enbaby, Rana Hendy and Chahir Zaki

According to the World Trade Organization (WTO) standards, countries are allowed to adapt regulations under the Sanitary and Phyto-Sanitary (SPS) and Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) agreements in order to protect human, animal and plant health...

- Lauren Bresnahan, Ian Coxhead, Jeremy D. Foltz, and Tewodaj Mogues

Manufacturing is intensive in the use of reproducible factors and exhibits greater technological dynamism than primary production. As such, its growth is central to long-run development in low-income countries. African countries are latecomers to...

- Xinshen Diao, Adam Kennedy, Athur Mabiso, and Angga Pradesha

In recent years, the government of Tanzania, like other governments in Africa south of the Sahara, has periodically banned the export of staple crops (maize) in an attempt to ensure the domestic food supply and protect its citizens from...

- Barnabas Kiiza and Glenn Pederson

The East African Community (EAC) was revived in July 2000. Since then, there has been some progress registered in expansion of trade between the five member countries, especially with the Customs Union that brought together Kenya, Tanzania and...