Year 2018, Volume 1, Issue 1, Pages 77 - 84 2018-12-21

Nepal got the membership of the World Trade Organization through the negotiation process in 2004. The objective of Nepal in achieving the membership was to diversify its trade and to liberalize the trade regime. The paper attempts to evaluate whether Nepal achieved its objective as compared to the international trade regime before its accession to the WTO. The paper uses the secondary data retrieved from the World Bank and Nepal Rastra Bank. On the other hand, we have evaluated the trade diversification by using data from Nepal Rasta Bank. It was found that the objective of trade diversification was not found statistically significant, even after the accession to the WTO. Finally, the findings of the study can be translated to the trade policy to serve the national interest of trade balance in the backdrop of rocketing trade deficit of Nepal.


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Journal Section Articles
Authors

Author: Arun GC (Primary Author)
Institution: Ministry of Agriculture, Land Management and Cooperatives, Government of Nepal
Country: Nepal


Dates

Publication Date: December 21, 2018

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APA GC, A . (2018). Nepali International Trade Before and After the World Trade Organization. InTraders International Trade Academic Journal, 1 (1), 77-84. Retrieved from http://dergipark.org.tr/intraders/issue/41434/443831
MLA GC, A . "Nepali International Trade Before and After the World Trade Organization". InTraders International Trade Academic Journal 1 (2018): 77-84 <http://dergipark.org.tr/intraders/issue/41434/443831>
Chicago GC, A . "Nepali International Trade Before and After the World Trade Organization". InTraders International Trade Academic Journal 1 (2018): 77-84
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