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September 28, 2010

Aid for Trade: Supporting Trade Preference Reform - Working Paper 224

As many countries still lack supply-side capacity to fully participate in trade preference programs, aid-for-trade programs are necessary complements to facilitate capacity building, especially in poorer countries. In this paper, Susan Prowse exams current aid-for-trade delivery mechanisms, what is working, and what is still needed.

Susan Prowse