Discussion Papers

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Abstract: The contemporary world is witnessing certain critical changes in the domain of grain utilization.

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Discussion Paper: # 166

Global Financial Crisis: Implications for Trade and Industrial Restructuring in India

by Prabir De and Chiranjib Neogi

Abstract: This paper investigates the impact of global crisis shocks on India’s trade and industry.

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Discussion Paper: # 165

Are Trade Openness and Financial Development Complementary?

by Ram Upendra Das and Meenakshi Rishi

Abstract:Trade liberalization and financial deepening have assumed greater significance for a country’s economic growth performance in recent times.

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Abstract:The primary objective of this paper is to find whether or not the governance and institutions matter for enhancing Asia’s trade.

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Discussion Paper: # 163

Rules of Origin under Regional Trade Agreements

by Ram Upendra Das

Abstract:Rules of origin (ROO) have emerged as an area in which consensus is hard to achieve among negotiating countries within an RTA.

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Discussion Paper: # 162

Geographical Indications at the WTO: An Unfinished Agenda

by Kasturi Das

Abstract:Over the recent past, Geographical Indication (GI) has emerged as one of the most contentious categories of intellectual property (IP).

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Abstract:Relations between India and Nepal have been bound by long-standing geographical, historical, cultural, social and economic ties that the peoples of the two countries have shared since times immemorial.

Abstract:Regional infrastructure is one of the major determinants of economic integration process.

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Discussion Paper: # 159

India’s Trade in Drugs and Pharmaceuticals: Emerging Trends, Opportunities and Challenges

by Reji K JosephAbstract:It was argued in the context economic reforms in pharmaceuticals sector, particularly in the context of changing patent regime, that growth in exports would be restricted, imports would get a fillip and balance of trade would be a

Abstract:It was argued in the context economic reforms in pharmaceuticals sector, particularly in the context of changing patent regime, that growth in exports would be restricted, imports would get a fillip and balance of trade w

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Abstract:While the global economy has pulled back from the financial abyss, it is by no means out of the woods.