Trade, environment and the labour market in Malaysia

Gamini Mudiyanselage Herath, Gareth David Leeves

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This Handbook comprehensively explores the complex relationships between trade and economic performance in developing countries. Insightful chapters cover issues such as trade, growth and poverty reduction; trade costs, facilitation and preferences; sub-Saharan Africa s reliance on trade in primary commodities, informal cross-border trade, agglomeration and firm exporting; imported technology, exchange rates and the impact of firm exporting; the increasing importance of China in world trade and links between FDI and trade. This Handbook provides an essential overview of trade issues facing developing countries.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook on Trade and Development
EditorsOliver Morrissey, Ricardo A Lopez, Kishor Sharma
Place of PublicationCheltenham UK
PublisherEdward Elgar Publishing
Pages427 - 440
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9781781005309
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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