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Author: Thia-Eng Chua
Publisher: The WorldFish Center
Keywords: asean, managing, sustainable, development, resources, coastal, proceedings, policy, conference, communities, manila, policymakers, roles, scientists, donors, media
Number of Pages: 128
Published: 1991
ISBN-10: 9718709010
ISBN-13: 9789718709016

Author: Emiko Fukase
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: development, case, asean, stone, stepping, trade, area, membership, free
Number of Pages: 186
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 0821348876
ISBN-13: 9780821348871

This book presents an overview of the mechanism of ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) and the theoretical framework used to analyze it. Individual country papers are included in order to provide quantitative assessments on the static costs and benefits of the regional arrangement. It also offers a survey on the potentially important dynamic benefits from ASEAN membership.

Author: Thia-Eng Chua
Publisher: The WorldFish Center
Keywords: coastal, region, education, asean, management, area, october, singapore, proceedings, workshop
Number of Pages: 94
Published: 1991-01-01
ISBN-10: 9718709002
ISBN-13: 9789718709009

Author: Shaun Breslin
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: east, asian, community, building, driving, forces, demand, demanding, supply, alternative, supplying
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2008-05
ISBN-10: 1428988211
ISBN-13: 9781428988217

Interest in regionalism reached a high point in the mid-1990s, when a whole range of initiatives, including the creation of the NAFTA, the consolidation of Mercosur, the reorientation of the Southern Africa Devżt. Community, & the replacement of the European Econ. Comm. with the European Union were seen as presaging a żworld of regions.ż A decade or so on the promises of this żsecond waveż of regionalism appears to have stalled, & fears of a world of competing regions has failed to materialize. This report discusses: (1) the forms & definitions of żregionż; (2) changing perceptions in A

Author: Dorsati Madani
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: case, three, asean, members, countries, developing, integration, industrial, growth, among, regional
Number of Pages: 44
Published: 2001

Has the revival of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the early 1990s affected the industrial growth in Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines? Perhaps not in the early years of the revival, primarily because of the countries' long history of intra-regional trade.

Author: John Fry
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: inbound, investment, selected, industries, competitiveness, export, regional, trends, economic, integration, asean
Number of Pages: 244
Published: 2011-04
ISBN-10: 1437938922
ISBN-13: 9781437938920

Describes trends in regional integration, export competitiveness, and inbound investment for six industries within the ASEAN: computer components, cotton woven apparel, hardwood plywood and flooring, healthcare services, motor vehicle parts, and palm oil. The ASEAN members created a regional żRoadmap for Integrationż (Roadmap) for each priority sector, and while these Roadmaps have promoted tariff reductions and streamlined certain administrative procedures, their success in promoting regional integration has been mixed. In general, economic factors and national government policies have had

Author: Kanokpan Lao-Araya
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: due, lost, afta, tariff, reductions, revenue, cope, pdr, lao, myanmar, viet, nam, cambodia
Number of Pages: 38
Published: 2008-12-01
ISBN-10: 1437907334
ISBN-13: 9781437907339

In joining the Assoc. of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and ASEAN Free Trade Area, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, and Viet Nam have agreed to comply with the Common Effective Preferential Tariff (CEPT) Scheme, which reduces intra-ASEAN tariff rates on certain imports and may reduce gov¿t. revenue. This study proposes tax structure and tax admin. reforms and other policies that can be introduced to enhance revenue collection. They can: Strategically allocate goods among the four CEPT scheme lists; Improve their tax systems by replacing traditional general sales taxes with Value Added Tax; Reduce
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