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Global Forum on Trade Statistics
organized jointly by UNSD and Eurostat in collaboration with WTO and UNCTAD

2-4 February 2011, Geneva, Switzerland

Wednesday 2 Feb 2011, Morning Session, 9:30 - 12:30

Relevant background documents

World Economic and Social Survey 2010 (UN-DESA)
Trade and Development Report 2010 (UNCTAD - 2010)
World Investment Report 2010 (UNCTAD - 2010)
International Supply Chains and Trade Elasticity in Times of Global Crisis Hubert Escaith, Nannette Lindenberg and Sebastien Miroudot (WTO - Feb 2010)
Facts and Fictions in International Trade Economics Speech by Pascal Lamy (WTO - Apr 2010)
Canada - State of Trade 2010 (2010)
Italy - Italy in the World Economy (2010)
The Global Apparel Value Chain, Trade and the Crisis Challenges and opportunities for developing countries Gary Gereffi and Stacey Fredericks (World Bank papers - Apr 2010)
Prospects for Canada in the NAFTA Automotive Industry: A Global Value Chain Analysis - Timothy Sturgeon, Johan van Biesebroeck and Gary Gereffi (Paper prepared for Industry Canada - Mar 2007)
The Governance of Global Value Chains Gary Gereffi, John Humphrey and Timothy Sturgeon (Review of International Political Economy, February 2005)
The Offshore Services Value Chain, Developing Countries and the Crisis Gary Gereffi and Karina Fernandez-Stark (World bank Papers - Apr 2010)
The New Offshoring of Jobs and Global Development Gary Gereffi (ILO Social Policy Lectures - Dec 2005)