This is the second conference of the 'Trade, Industrialization and Development'
RTN, funded by the European Commission.
This Network seeks to understand
the conditions under which countries succeed in participating effectively
in the world economy, and are able to secure industrial development and
To achieve this objective the network will analyse the
interactions between trade, industry, institutions and economic development,
both from the theoretical and the empirical standpoint.
Research will cover
cross-country analysis, in-depth industry and country analyses, and policy
analysis. This workshop will address these issues.
forms part of a Research Training Network (Contract No. HPRN-CT-2002-00236)
funded through the Improving Human Potential activity of the European
Commission's Fifth Framework Programme.