Your shopping cart is empty Log in
| About Boi Mela | Customer Service | Contact
 HomeAdvanced SearchNew BooksPublisher List

 Download Free Books
 Boi Mela 2012 Books
 Download Free Textbooks
 English Titles
 Top #100 Bestsellers
 Authors List
Humayun Ahmed
Qazi Anwar Husain
Imdadul Haq Milon
Muntassir Mamoon
Muhammed Zafar Iqbal
Rakib Hassan
 See all Authors...
 Category Listing
 See all Categories..
 Publisher List
Mowla Brothers
Somoy Prokashon
 See all Publishers...

Shipping Information
Payment Options
Order Tracking
Privacy & Security
Our Friends
 Help Us

Web Boi Mela

Banglapedia Articles
Greeks, The
Homna Upazila
Mercantile Bank Limited
Mitra, Krishna Kumar
Patuya Sangit
Roy Chowdhury, Pramathanath

Web Hosting by Alpha Net is hosted by Alpha Net's Web Hosting in Bangladesh. Alpha Net is the best Web Hosting company in Bangladesh offering low cost Linux Hosting, ASP.NET Hosting, VPS, & Dedicated Servers for over 16 years.

Are you looking to find a Martial Arts School around you? Try There are over 30 thousand Martial Arts Schools that you can search by location, style, name etc. For Canada, see and for Australia.

For Martial Arts Schools in UK, try UK's Dojo Directory.




Economic Reform and Trade Performance in South Asia / ইকনমিক রিফর্ম এন্ড ট্রেড পার্ফর্মেন্স ইন সাউথ এশিয়া
Economic Reform and Trade Performance in South Asia By:Other Book Type: Research
  বইটি কিনতে ফোন করুন
Book Code 12293
Publisher University Press / ইউনিভার্সিটি প্রেস লিমিটেড
Book Type Research [+]
Published February, 2004
ISBN 9840517317
Page 466
Language English
Binding Hardcover
Price Tk. 550.00
বইটি বাংলায় দেখুন
Available in Stock
DBBL Nexus

These books are for Free!!!

Nuroner Onuronon By:Muhammed Zafar Iqbal Tafseere Mazhari Part 9 By:Kazi Sanaullah Panipathi Sagorer Joto Khelna By:Muhammed Zafar Iqbal Class IXX Secondary Higher Mathematics Geometry By:NCTB Authors Class IXX Secondary Higher Mathematics Practical By:NCTB Authors

Nuroner Onuronon

Tafseere Mazhari Part 9

Sagorer Joto Khelna

Class IXX Secondary Higher Mathematics Geometry

Class IXX Secondary Higher Mathematics Practical
Economic Reform and Trade Performance in South Asia
Editors: Omar Haider Chowdhury and Willem van der Geest
ISBN 984 05 1731 7 2004 466pp 215x136mm HB Tk.550.00 US$27.00

Across South Asia economic policy reforms were to accelerate growth by enhancing the countries’ internal and external competitiveness. To what extent did the sluggish trade performance of South Asian countries actually improve? To what extent have opportunities for regional trade and investment cooperation materialized in the more liberal post-reform context? Did inflows of foreign direct investment actually increase? What does the external sector performance during liberalization imply for the next decade and, more immediately, for the ongoing WTO negotiations under the Doha Development Round?

The in-depth case studies presented in this volume covering Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Nepal and Sri Lanka indicate beyond doubt that the 1990s have been characterized by considerable trade and investment policy reforms. Trade liberalization which has taken place appears most pronounced in the area of tariff reduction and the elimination of quantitative restriction. In the related area of foreign investment policy, there has been a serious attempt at attracting foreign investors through an increasingly liberal set of rules governing their operations.

The country studies take stock of the economic policy reforms undertaken in South Asia since the early 1990s and the resulting changes in the regional and global trade patterns, drawing on fresh research as well as primary and secondary data from each of the countries. The prospects and problems of regional trade cooperation in the liberalized post-reform context are candidly assessed. The country studies also focus on the Asian experience during the 1990s and into the 21st century.

The evidence coming through does not support the view that South Asia’s trade and investment regimes have become very liberal. Within the trade domain, one may observe a host of non-tariff barriers to trade, while tariffs remain substantial for many sectors. Within the investment arena, obstacles have remained which derive from practices and procedures imposed at lower administrative levels (such as state governments, municipalities or state-monopolies) setting an effective brake on the provision of utilities and services as well as administrative transparency. However, the case studies provide clear evidence that demand factors remain the major determinant of export growth. Domestic policy adjustment, for example of the exchange rates regimes, remains of a secondary nature.

Editors: Omar Haider Chowdhury (editor) is a Research Director at the Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies, Dhaka.

Willem van der Geest (co-editor) is currently Director of the European Institute for Asian Studies, Brussels.

Contributors: Sirimal Abeyratne, Chowdhury Anwaruzzaman, Zaid Bakht, Bisweswar Bhattacharyya, Mohammad Aslam Chaudhary, Omar Haider Chowdhury, Willem van der Geest, Mahendra P. Lama, Narayan Chandra Nath, Dilip Kumar Roy, Wajid Hasan Shah, Quazi Shahabuddin, Salma Chaudhuri Zohir.
Reader's Review
Add your own comment
  Quick Find: |A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M|N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z|

© 2019 Boi-Mela
83/1 Laboratory Road , Dhaka - 1205, Bangladesh, Voice: +880 2 9131155, E-mail:
1107, N. Forrest Avenue, Kissimmee, Florida - 34741, USA, Fax: +1 407 396 4913