The SRO-ENEA acts as a knowledge hub for gathering and disseminating development policy-related good practices within the broader regional framework for strengthening subregional cooperation. The periodic newsletter aims to serve as a platform for exchange of experience, good practices and initiatives, especially in the priority areas of SRO-ENEA.
"This user guide provides a “hands-on” introduction to gravity modeling for applied policy researchers. It is designed to be used in conjunction with a dataset of bilateral trade in services available for free download, and readers are encouraged to replicate the results presented here using the Stata code provided in the text. Although some basic knowledge of Stata is required as a pre-requisite, more advanced commands and techniques are introduced in the text as necessary.
- Where the region stands: Mr. Shun-Ichi Murata, Deputy Executive Secretary of the United Nations and Executive Secretary of ESCAP
- Learning from the MDG experience: Ms. Caitlin Wiesen, Manager, UNDP Asia-Pacific Regional Centre, Bangkok
- Going forward: Aspirations from Asia and the Pacific: Mr. Kazu Sakai, Director General, Strategy and Policy Department, Asian Development Bank, Manila
This Guide covers the wide-ranging legal issues that are related to the development and operation of a Single Window and, to a certain degree, some of the important electronic commerce legal concepts and approaches applicable to the single window environment. It is intended to give policymakers a broad understanding of the key considerations that should be addressed in effectively establishing the legal infrastructure for a SW.