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Handbook on international trade policy

Author: William A Kerr; James D Gaisford; Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007.
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The Handbook on International Trade Policy is an insightful and comprehensive reference tool focusing on trade policy issues in the era of globalization. Each specially commissioned chapter deals with important international trade issues, discusses the current literature on the subject, and explores major controversies. The Handbook also directs the interested reader to further sources of information. The expert  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Handbook on international trade policy.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007
(DLC) 2006023684
(OCoLC)70718263
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William A Kerr; James D Gaisford; Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade.
ISBN: 9781847205469 1847205461
OCLC Number: 165927309
Notes: "In association with the Estey Centre for Law and Economics in International Trade."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 543 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction to trade policy / William A. Kerr --
Part I. Evolution and Economic Context --
Theory and practice in the conduct of trade policy / Sidney Weintraub --
History of economic thought on trade policy / Andrea Maneschi --
Modern history of trade policy / W.M. Miner --
Modeling Approaches to the Analysis of Trade Policy : Computable General Equilibrium and Gravity Models / Olena Ivus and Aaron Strong --
Part II. Trade Agreements --
Why are there Trade Agreements? / James Gaisford and Annette Hester --
Overview of trade agreements : The multilateral system / Tim Josling --
Overview of trade agreements : Regional trade agreements / Nicholas Perdikis --
The breadth of integration arising from trade agreements / Peter W.B. Phillips --
Trade agreements : Depth of Integration / Nicholas Perdikis --
Trade Creation and Trade Diversion : Analyzing the Impact of Regional Trade Agreements / Lindsay Sayers and James Gaisford --
Rules of origin and tariff circumvention / Sarah Lang and James Gaisford --
Economies of scale, imperfect competition and market size / Michael Benarroch --
Trade in services / Eugene Beaulieu --
Trade-related intellectual property rights, trade flows and national welfare / Olena Ivus --
Part III. Trade Policy Instruments --
Trade distortion : Border measures versus domestic support / James Gaisford --
Tariffs : National welfare and distributional issues / Jean-Philippe Gervais and Bruno Larue --
Trade and domestic policy : Conduct and modeling / John Whalley --
Tariffication : Theoretical justification and problems of implementation / Laura J. Loppacher and William A. Kerr --
Tariff spikes and tariff escalation / Andre M. Nassar, Zuleika Arashiro and Marcos S. Jank --
Export taxes : How they work and why they are used / Ryan Scholefield and James Gaisford --
Import quotas and voluntary export restraints / Stefan Lutz --
Tariff rate quotas / David Skully --
Quota administration / David Skully --
Capitalization of trade policy benefits / William A. Kerr --
Direct and Indirect Export Subsidies / James Rude --
Production subsidies / Karl D. Meilke and John Cranfield --
Strategic export subsidies / Stefan Lutz --
Government procurement / Linda M. Young --
State trading agencies / Bruno Larue and Jean-Philippe Gervais --
Administrative measures : Restraining bureaucracy from inhibiting trade / William A. Kerr --
Part IV. Contingent and Safeguard Measures --
Antidumping : Theory and Practice; Rationales and Calculation Methods / Carol Chui-Ha Lau --
Unfair subsidies and countervailing duties / K. Baylis --
Administrative procedures, the distribution of costs and benefits, and incentives in Anti-dumping cases / Richard Barichello --
Safeguard measures and impediments to labour mobility / Lawrence Leger and James Gaisford --
Part V. Coordinating Trade Policy with Domestic Policy --
Sanitary and phytosanitary issues / Grant E. Isaac --
Technical barriers to trade / Jill E. Hobbs --
Ethical issues in trade / Grant E. Isaac --
Trade and the environment : What do we know? / Brian R. Copeland --
Trade agreements and Multi-lateral Environmental Agreements / Ken Belcher --
Part VI. Trade Policy and Development --
Import substitution industrialization / James B. Gerber --
Export promotion policies / James B. Gerber --
The Generalised System of Preferences and Special and Differential Treatment for developing countries in the GATT and WTO / Robert Read --
International commodity agreements / Christopher L. Gilbert --
International Trade and Wages / Eugene Beaulieu --
Part VII. Trade Policy : Enforcement and Coercion --
Dispute settlement, compensation and retaliation under the WTO / Robert Read --
Economic Sanctions for Foreign Policy Purposes : A Survey of the 20th Century / Gary Hufbauer and Barbara Oegg --
Trade related aspects of intellectual property : Enforcement issues / William A. Kerr.
Responsibility: edited by William A. Kerr, James D. Gaisford.

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