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Deep provisions in RTAs – how easily can they be multilateralised? Which types of provisions present respectively opportunities or threats to the multilateral system, how and why? What can be done to promote “multilateral friendly” RTAs? This presentation shows results of OECD work in this area.
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OECD’s Global Forum on Trade on the theme of Reconciling Regionalism and Multilateralism in a Post-Bali World provides a first opportunity post-Bali for OECD and key emerging nations to discuss these issues together in open, brainstorming mode, under Chatham House rules (no attribution), together with a small number of renowned academic experts and senior representatives of business and trade union interests.
This paper examines some of the policies in place in Botswana that have contributed to the governance and management of its substantial minerals sector.
New international rules on state financing of rail exports will boost the development of cleaner transportation infrastructure and help countries meet green growth objectives, the OECD said.
The 2013 Global Forum on Agriculture brought together experts, international organisations, policy makers and officials to reflect on agricultural policy and agricultural policies.
OECD trade facilitation indicators identify areas for action in 133 countries and enable the potential impact of reforms to be assessed.
As the OECD's latest global economic forecast has confirmed, world trade is now growing at an extremely low rate. This brings into stark focus the need for trade negotiators at the WTO to cut a deal to bring a much-needed boost to world trade and the global economy.
This workshope examined how economics working with animal sciences can contribute to a comprehensive and efficient management of livestock disease risks. The proceedings of this workshop are available at the link indicated below.
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Livestock Diseases Policies: Highlights of OECD June 2013 Workshop
This report looks at the issue of tax crime in the fisheries sector, including frauds over taxes on profit and earnings, customs duties, VAT and social security, with examples from real cases.