The Resource Strategies for cotton in West and Central Africa : enhancing competitiveness in the "Cotton 4", Ilhem Baghdadli, Hela Cheikhrouhou, Gael Raballand

Strategies for cotton in West and Central Africa : enhancing competitiveness in the "Cotton 4", Ilhem Baghdadli, Hela Cheikhrouhou, Gael Raballand

Label
Strategies for cotton in West and Central Africa : enhancing competitiveness in the "Cotton 4"
Title
Strategies for cotton in West and Central Africa
Title remainder
enhancing competitiveness in the "Cotton 4"
Statement of responsibility
Ilhem Baghdadli, Hela Cheikhrouhou, Gael Raballand
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on comprehensive empirical studies, the paper identifies key reforms and defines strategies to enhance the competitiveness of the cotton sector in West and Central Africa. Lessons learned from the 1990s suggest that transferring public property to private enterprises is not enough, by itself, to put the sector back on a sustainable path. The cotton sector in most West and Central African countries is critical in terms of its contribution to GDP and exports as well as poverty reduction. Until recently, the cotton sector was characterized by a vertically integrated monopolistic structure
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
338.1/7351096
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9087.A2
LC item number
B34 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
World Bank working paper,
Series volume
no. 108
Label
Strategies for cotton in West and Central Africa : enhancing competitiveness in the "Cotton 4", Ilhem Baghdadli, Hela Cheikhrouhou, Gael Raballand
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The cotton sector in West and Central Africa : a success story with challenges ahead -- Increasing yields -- Reducing post-harvest costs and improving quality -- Enhancing sales revenues -- Promoting competitiveness through sector reforms -- Appendixes. Implications of cotton policies ; Cotton and the Sixth WTO Ministerial in Hong Kong
Control code
ocn234083934
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 88 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821371329
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b23332761
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)234083934
  • pebcs0821371320

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