A central concern in international development is the role of trade. Key aspects include:

1. The link between trade and economic growth.

2. The link between economic growth (driven by trade) and the reduction of poverty.

3. The integration of small economies into the world trade system.

4. The role of regional trade agreements in fostering growth in trade.

5. The business environment for trade.

6. [...just to get things started...]

--Jcochrane 10:30, 9 Oct 2005 (UTC)