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Author: Pedro Motta Veiga
Publisher: BID-INTAL
Keywords: mercosur, agenda, project, crisis, challenges, institutionalization, search, new
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 9507381872
ISBN-13: 9789507381874

Author: Kym Anderson
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: roles, economists, agenda, policy, trade, setting
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 2005

Economists have influenced the trade policy agenda for establishing multilateral trade rules, disciplines, and procedures, and for negotiating most-favored nation and preferential reductions in trade barriers and subsidies, in addition to affecting the agenda for unilateral policy reform. These roles are considered in turn, before focusing on the economists' contribution through quantifying the extent and effects of existing trade distortions and alternative reform initiatives. Many trade distortions remain, however, so the author looks at where trade economists' efforts in agenda-setting need

Author: Andrew Cuomo
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: new, agenda, york, urban
Number of Pages: 287
Published: 2011-04
ISBN-10: 1437942644
ISBN-13: 9781437942644

This Urban Agenda, the 6th in a series, was issued by Andrew Cuomo during his successful campaign for Governor of New York in 2010. Cuomożs ambitious agenda addresses the chronic problems of underserved communities and people. These policies include initiatives for affordable housing and community development; combating poverty through education and workforce training; expanding access to quality health care; making streets safe by stopping the flow of illegal drugs and reforming adult re-entry and juvenile justice systems; and ensuring that minority and women-backed businesses have a fair ch

Author: Thomas Warren Hertel
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: development, agenda, doha, impacts, wto, poverty
Number of Pages: 564
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 082136314X
ISBN-13: 9780821363140

This timely series seeks to provide objective information about the new trade agenda and to encourage informed dialogue about the role of trade in development, particularly for the world's poorest countries. Poverty reduction is deemed to be a centerpiece of the Doha Development Agenda currently being negotiated under the auspices of the WTO. Yet there is considerable debate about the poverty impacts of such an agreement. Some are convinced it will increase poverty, while others are equally convinced that it will lead to poverty reduction. This book brings the best scientific methods to bear o

Author: Andrew Crawley
Publisher: BID-INTAL
Keywords: mercosur, agenda, working, ieci, report, paper, siti, documento, rapporteur, trabajo, search, una, busca, nueva, informe, relator, del, new
Number of Pages: 35
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 9507381724
ISBN-13: 9789507381720

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: unfinished, corporate, agenda, governance, asia, markets, emerging, enforcement
Number of Pages: 121
Published: 2007-12-06
ISBN-10: 9264035605
ISBN-13: 9789264035607

Over the past few years, most Asian jurisdictions have substantially revamped their laws, regulations and other corporate governance norms. However, enforcement remains a significant challenge and “an unfinished agenda”.  This publication offers a unique snapshot of how corporate governance is being enforced in Asia.  It provides policy makers, judges, investors, board members and stakeholders with cases studies and analysis that illustrate how regulators deal with enforcement in practice.

Author: Curtis W. Copeland
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: transparency, participation, rulemaking, implications, agenda, unified
Number of Pages: 21
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437921922
ISBN-13: 9781437921922

The Obama Administration has launched an initiative to make the policymaking process more open and transparent, and has asked for comments from the public on how the rulemaking process in particular can be improved in these respects. Contents of this report: (1) Introduction; (2) Open Government and Rulemaking: The Rulemaking Process; Importance of the Pre-NPRM Period; (3) The Unified Agenda as a Possible Vehicle for Pre-NPRM Transparency and Public Participation; (4) Agenciesż Use of Unified Agenda Before Proposed Rules Varied; (5) Discussion; and (6) Policy Options. Illustrations.
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