Enhancing Trade and Regional Cooperation between Pakistan and Afghanistan (PACT)

 

Pakistan-Afghanistan Trade: Political Economy Analysis

June 30, 2016

Publication

Trade between Afghanistan and Pakistan carries vastly different importance for the neighboring countries. This paper suggests a strategy to adopt international best practices and address difficulties in the context of the institutional and legal framework of international commitments of Pakistan and Afghanistan and through formal structured negotia… Read more

 

Pakistan-Afghanistan Potential Investment Opportunities for Pakistan’s Private Sector

June 30, 2016

Publication

The Afghan economy is recovering from decades of conflict. This paper presents a hypothesis by which Pakistani capital may be invested in Afghanistan with positive returns, complying with the socioeconomic reality on-ground in the country. The PACT project aims to improve Pakistan-Afghanistan relationship through bilateral economic cooperation, con… Read more

 

Afghanistan-Pakistan Trade: Basing the Future on Land-based Commerce

June 30, 2016

Publication

This policy brief, while focusing on Afghanistan-Pakistan, will take the subject well beyond the exchange of goods and commodities between these two neighbors. It will suggest for trade to become a real driver of growth and social improvement in both Afghanistan and Pakistan, for which a significant paradigm shift will be required. The PACT project… Read more

 

An Afghan Perspective On Improving Afghanistan-Pakistan Trade Relations

June 30, 2016

Publication

Modern Afghanistan’s vision for growth rests on fostering regional connectivity and economic integration. This paper is an analysis of the Afghan perspective on Improving Afghanistan-Pakistan trade relations. The PACT project aims to improve Pakistan-Afghanistan relationship through bilateral economic cooperation, contributing to regional stability… Read more

 

Opportunities for Improving Economic Cooperation Between Pakistan and Afghanistan: Policy Note

June 30, 2016

Publication

The Asia Foundation has sponsored policy research studies to identify policy options for increasing economic cooperation between Pakistan and Afghanistan. The published reports include a Political Economy Analysis; research highlighting Afghan perspectives on Pak‐Afghan trade; and a paper presenting future perspectives on regional economic integrat… Read more

 

Enhancing Pakistan – Afghanistan Economic Cooperation

June 30, 2016

Publication

Stakeholder Coordination Meeting held on Tuesday November 3, 2015 at the Marriott Islamabad In order to enhance bilateral economic relations between the two sovereign states of Afghanistan and Pakistan, the participants from the business community of Pakistan, who met this afternoon have identified the following action points for our fellow Afghan… Read more

 

Enhancing Pakistan – Afghanistan Economic Cooperation

June 30, 2016

Publication

Stakeholder Coordination Meeting held on Monday November 16, 2015 in Kabul Representatives of the business community of Afghanistan who participated in the Stakeholder Coordination meeting in Kabul thanked the business community of Pakistan for taking the initiative to develop a framework of Action Points. The participants reviewed the points and a… Read more