In the first of the four sessions, you will be introduced to useful trade-related indicators available through the World Bank EBA Index. The session also covers important background information on key terms and concepts as well as how EBA data can support U.S. Government Global Food Security Strategy objectives related to trade.
After completing this session, you will be able to:
- Cite key terms for trade.
- Describe the importance of trade to economic growth and poverty reduction.
- Describe how laws and regulations influence trade.
- Apply World Bank EBA Index trade data to support U.S. Government's Global Food Security Strategy.