WTO Trade Costs and Inclusive Growth

WTO Chairs Book Launch 2016 - WTO Trade Costs and Inclusive Growth

13 June 2018

High trade costs act as a barrier to the integration of developing countries into the global economy. This is especially true for LDCs, landlocked developing countries and geographically remote, small economies.

WTO Chairs Book Launch 2014 - Connecting to Global Markets

13 June 2018

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.

In this volume, members of the WTO’s academic network in developing countries — the WTO Chairs Programme — identify major challenges in their respective countries and how to overcome them.