Infrastructure’s Role in Lowering Asia’s Trade Costs
Aug 2009; Edward Elgar Publishing Limited
This volume contributes to our understanding by examining the situation in developing Asia, the world’s most populous and fastest-growing region. Chapters explore topics ranging from Asian trade patterns and trade costs to port competitiveness, congestion and foreign direct investment (FDI) in trade-related infrastructure. Empirical estimates complement the analysis of issues to inform the policy-making process.