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The World Trade Organization (WTO) negotiations could have important implications for Southern Agriculture. This paper explores some of the issues surrounding the WTO ne [...]
2000 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Textiles and apparel trade has been governed by the Multi-Fiber Arrangement (MFA) for three decades. Trade restrictions have generated substantial welfare losses and pric [...]
2005 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
The establishment and the eventual phase-out of the Multi-Fiber Arrangements (MFAs) have the potential to offer lessons about managed trade. While many factors have influ [...]
2010-09 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
While the elimination of the Multifibre Arrangement (MFA) was presumed to be a net global benefit because it represented an elimination of a distortionary set of trade ag [...]
04 May 2011 | Journal Article |
The growth of China's textile industry has been one of the dominant factors shaping world cotton and textile markets in recent years. Since China's accession to the Worl [...]
2004 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
A gravity model using panel data is applied to determine factors affecting textiles and apparel trade flows into the United States. The study confirms that a nation's agg [...]
2007 | Journal Article |
The use of synthetic fiber is increasing, replacing cotton fiber in textile industry. Various nonwoven technologies constitute the fastest growing sector of textiles in b [...]
2013 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
This study focuses on the possible impact of the MFA phase-out on the world economy. Starting from analyzing trends in world textile and apparel trade (T&A), the stud [...]
2001 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Impacts of an export tax on growth in the cotton and yarn markets were examined. Results of a simulation show that the export tax on raw fiber decreased the rate of growt [...]
1998 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |