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As digitalization transforms economic activity around the world, it is clear that there will be enormous impacts, with information and communications technologies accounting for 6.5% of global GDP. Some countries, especially low-income, may not achieve economic gains. As a result, policymakers need to examine the ways in which their countries can be involved with cross-border e-commerce and to take advantages of the economic opportunities it offers.