Disciplines on Trade Instruments

Petros C. Mavroidis

in Trade in Goods

Published in print July 2008 | ISBN: 9780199552139
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191716591 | DOI:
 Disciplines on Trade Instruments

Show Summary Details


This chapter discusses the manner in which the GATT binds trade instruments, that is, instruments affecting either imported or domestic goods, but not both. The chapter proceeds as follows. Section 2 focuses on the prohibition of quantitative restrictions (QRs) under the GATT. Section 3 discusses tariff protection in the GATT context. Finally, section 4 surveys the GATT disciplines on export subsidies.

Keywords: GATT; General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade; quantitative restrictions; tariff protection; export subsidies

Chapter.  77754 words. 

Subjects: Public International Law

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.