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Globalization, regionalization, and recent trade agreements impact on Arab economics : rapid exogenous change -- slow endogenous response! by Ismail Abdel-Hamid Sirageldin

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Published by Economic Research Forum for the Arab Countries, Iran & Turkey in Dokki, Cairo .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementIsmail Sirageldin
SeriesWorking paper series -- 9817
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2011/52110 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25365976M
LC Control Number2011334984

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Several appendixes elaborate on selected trade agreements, e.g., the World Trade Organization. The book contains a list of abbreviations, glossary, and source notes. A supplementary Web site expands and updates information and offers links to RTAs and globalization by:   Since globalization process is characterized bythe move towards free trade and increased interdependence among different economies despite of regional differences, regionalization effectively becomes a powerful force that tend to move opposite to the direction of globalization (Mucchielli, Buckley and Cordell, ). many economists focused, from the s and s, in addition to globalization, on regionalization - the growth of networks of interdependence within multinational regions of the world. The recent decades are characterized by the fact that the world trade grew faster than world output, which implies that an increasing share of world GDP.   Globalization & Regionalization in International Trade. 10 Pages Posted: 9 Apr many economists focused, from the s and s, in addition to globalization, on regionalization - the growth of networks of interdependence within multinational regions of the world. unilateral trade liberalization and regional trade agreements Cited by: 1.

Globalization and America’s Trade Agreements is a valuable guide for newcomers to trade policy and a challenging critique of trade policy for those already knowledgeable. In this book, William Krist reviews the impact of the United States’ complex trade agreements of the past 25 years and examines the issues in recent rounds of GATT/WTO negotiations and numerous free trade agreements.   His current research interests are centered on Asian regionalism, digital trade, global value chains, regional integration, and trade in services. His recent book, Emerging Global Trade Governance: Mega Free Trade Agreements and Implications for ASEAN, was published by Author: Lurong Chen, Philippe De Lombaerde. recent era of globalization has witnessed the emergence of regional business cycles. There have been profound changes in the volume, direction, and nature of international trade and financial flows over the past quarter century (Kose and Prasad, ). Regionalization vs. Globalization. What matters for us most is that in order to be able to distinguish between regionalization and globalization and to essentially comprehend the nature of.

regionalization – at both supranational and sub-national levels – being at the same time an intrinsic part of and a response to globalization. For a long period of time, the debates concerning the regionalization were focused on trade and trade policies, especially when regional trade agreements were reinforced by ultraliberal trade regimes. The tremendous growth of international trade over the past several decades has been both a primary cause and effect of globalization. The volume of world trade increased twenty-seven fold from $ billion in to $8 trillion in (WTO, ). In recent years world trade has declined in volume and was down in and is expected to.   Globalization and regionalization are not completely new processes. Sweeney [3] argues that the origins of globalisation “go back to when humans first put a boat into the sea”. This work focuses on the more recent and reinvigorated globalization and regionalization starting back in the s and consolidating during the s.   3) "globalization (link 3) A comprehensive world-wide process of the internationalisation of communication, trade and economic organization. In the economic sphere it can be seen in international trade agreements, vast increases in the volume of international trade and growing economic interdependency.