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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Ashgate research companion to international trade policy.
Farnham ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2011
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Kenneth Heydon; Stephen Woolcock
|ISBN:||9781409408369 1409408361 9781780347301 1780347308|
|Description:||1 online resource.|
|Contents:||Cover; Contents; List of Tables; Acronyms; Notes on Contributors; Preface and Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I The Political and Economic Context of Trade Policy; 1 Free Trade versus Protection: An Intellectual History; 2 The Political Economy of International Trade; 3 The Evolution of the International Trading System; 5 Non-Tariff Measures; 6 Commercial Instruments; 7 Trade Facilitation; Part III Sectoral Challenges; 8 Agriculture; 9 Trade in Services; 10 Changes in the Value Chain of Manufacturing Industries: A Japanese Perspective; Part IV Trade-related Complexities. 11 Trade and Investment12 Trade and Competition Policy; 13 Environmental Protection, International Trade and the WTO; 14 Trade and Risk Assessment; 15 Trade and Labour Standards; 16 Intellectual Property Rights and Trade; Part V Trade and Development; 17 Trade Openness and Growth Miracles: A Fresh Look at Taiwan; 18 The Evolution of Special and Differential Treatment and Aid for Trade; 19 Trade Preferences for Developing Countries: The Case of the European Union; 20 Developing Professional Services in Africa: How Regional Integration Can Help; Part VI The WTO and Multilateralism. 21 The Structure and Function of the World Trade Organization22 Preferential Agreements and Multilateralism; Part VII Trade Policymaking: Regional Perspectives; 23 The United States: Trade Policy Sleeping --
Short Nap or Long Slumber?; 24 The Functioning of the European Union's Trade Policy; 25 Trade Policymaking in Latin America; 26 Trade Policy-Making in East Africa; 27 China's Trade Policymaking: Domestic Interests and Post-WTO Contestations; Part VIII Conclusions; 28 Trends in Trade Policy and Challenges Ahead; Index.
|Series Title:||Ashgate research companion.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Kenneth Heydon and Stephen Woolcock.|
'This book's emphasis on the importance of trade is extremely timely in view of pressures for trade protectionism following the 2007-9 global financial crisis. Unlike most edited works on trade, the
- International trade.
- Commercial treaties.
- International economic relations.
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- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / International / General
- BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / International / Marketing
- POLITICAL SCIENCE / International Relations / Trade & Tariffs