Trade Policies and Sustainable Development in the Context of Global Value Chains

September 20, 2016

Global value chains (GVCs) have become a major feature of the 21st century economy. This paper argues that the expansion and increased sophistication of GVCs has created a new “trade-investment-services-technology nexus.”

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Topics: INVESTMENT GLOBAL VALUE CHAINS (GVCS) SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGS)

Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

Publishing Institution: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

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