At a time when agriculture is no longer the dominant sector in rural economies in OECD countries, this study examines the advantages of developing coherence between agricultural and rural development policies.
This paper analyses the relation between time for exports and imports, logistics services and international trade.
This volume considers trade and development from an economic perspective, aiming to examine these emotive issues using empirical approaches and dispassionate analysis.
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The main issues for discussion were officially supported export credits on enhanced measures to deter bribery, review of the OECD Recommendation on export credits and the environment, business developments, and dialogues with Non-Member Economies.
Why is policy coherence for development important to policy makers, producers and the rural poor? How does it affect global agricultural trade? Can greater policy coherence help reduce poverty reduction and alleviate hunger?
This study advises policy makers on how to use market mechanism instruments (such as transferable access rights and individual transferable quotas) in fisheries management.
Agricultural reform has made a major contribution to the social and economic changes in South Africa over the past decade. But what are the challenges facing the government as it attempts to broaden participation of black farmers in commercial agriculture and boost the sector’s competitiveness ?
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Official aggregated record of the level of officially supported export credits extended by OECD Member countries for the period to the end of 2004.
The objective of this study is to offer reflections on how special and differential treatment for trade facilitation may be shaped by the cost implications of measures included in the future agreement.
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Excerpt from the DAC Guidelines and References Series: Environmental Fiscal Reform for Poverty Reduction, OECD/DAC, 2005