Expanding Trade by Connecting Central Asia Countries


This study focuses on three countries of Central Asia —Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, and Tajikistan—and applies the framework used by the World Development Report 2009. The study recommends that these three countries anchor their export diversification and growth strategy on three spatial scales—urban (leading city), area (city-hinterland), and regional (integration with regional markets).

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Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
World Bank 0.15
Total 0.15