South-South economic cooperation: emerging trends and future challenges

This paper lays out the discussion for the changing nature of South-South Economic Cooperation (SSEC), arguing that the main challenges are in the areas of financial and monetary cooperation. Based on a review of the current climate, a future research agenda is proposed to inform the structuring and governance of SSEC.

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  • Publication year: 2013
  • Content type: Research Paper (background research)
  • Form of cooperation: Comprehensive (Lines of credit, grants and loans, and technical assistance)
  • Cooperation context: Multilateral
  • Sector: Multisectoral
  • Institution (publication): High-Level Panel on the Post-2020 Development Agenda
  • Author (and co-authors): Manmohan Agarwal
  • Keywords: South-South economic cooperation; historical background; trade; financial cooperation; foreign direct investment (FDI); technology cooperation; monetary cooperation; SSEC in the current world economic situation; technology
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