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Arbitration and Renegotiation in Trade Agreements

Mostafa Beshkar.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

August 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Law. 11617 words.

What can parties to a trade agreement achieve by institutionalizing a rules-based dispute settlement procedure? What role can third-party arbitration play in dispute settlement? I study...

Are international technology gaps growing or shrinking in the age of globalization?

Thomas Kemeny.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2011; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; International Trade; Economic Development. 14589 words.

This article examines changing international technology gaps over the recent period of globalization, 1972–2001, using a novel measure of technology. It evaluates each economy's technology...

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Are Preferential Trade Agreements with Non-trade Objectives a Stumbling Block for Multilateral Liberalization?

Nuno Limão.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade. 20376 words.

In many preferential trade agreements (PTAs), countries exchange not only reductions in trade barriers but also cooperation in non-trade issues such as labour and environmental standards,...

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Are The Poverty Effects of Trade Policies Invisible?

Monika Verma, Thomas W. Hertel and Ernesto Valenzuela.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; International Trade; Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics; Household Analysis. 8255 words.

Beginning with the WTO's Doha Development Agenda and establishment of the Millennium Development Goal of reducing poverty by 50 percent by 2015, poverty impacts of trade reforms have become...

Asia-Pacific Integration with China versus the United States: Examining Trade Patterns under Heterogeneous Agricultural Sectors

Kari E. R. Heerman, Shawn Arita and Munisamy Gopinath.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

October 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics. 10813 words.

This article examines bilateral trade patterns in the Asia-Pacific using a new model in which comparative advantage within the agricultural sector is linked to agro-ecological...

Assessing the Effects of the WTO Agreement on Rice Markets: What can We Learn from the First Five Years?

Daniel A. Sumner, Frank H. Buck and Hyunok Lee.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

August 2000; p ublished online August 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics; Economic Development. 0 words.

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Assessing the Price-Raising Effect of Non-Tariff Measures in Africa

Olivier Cadot and Julien Gourdon.

in Journal of African Economies

August 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade. 10799 words.

In spite of widespread tariff reductions, intra-African borders remain ‘thick’. Regional trade is inhibited by inadequate transportation infrastructure but also by various non-tariff...

Avocado Pests and Avocado Trade

Everett B. Peterson and David Orden.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics. 9528 words.

This article evaluates the effects of a November 2004 phytosanitary rule that removed seasonal and geographic restrictions on the importation of fresh Hass avocados from approved orchards...

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Bananas, Beef, and Biotechnology: Three Contentious U.S.-EU Trade Disputes

Glenn C. W. Ames.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

Trade disputes between the European Union and the United States over bananas, beef, and biotechnology stem from rent-seeking by special interests, consumers' fears about food safety, and...

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The basic paradigms of EU economic policy-making need to be changed

Kazimierz Laski and Leon Podkaminer.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; General Aggregative Models; International Finance. 10187 words.

The anaemic growth of the European Union/euro area derives from its economic paradigms. The principle ‘one size fits all’ behind European Central Bank policy activates centrifugal forces....

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Beggar-thy-neighbour policies during the crisis era: causes, constraints, and lessons for maintaining open borders

Richard E. Baldwin and Simon J. Evenett.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Relations and International Political Economy. 10834 words.

Since the onset of the global financial crisis in 2007 governments have resorted to beggar-thy-neighbour measures. Conforming to previous historical bouts of protectionism the form of...

A Benefit-Cost Analysis of U.S. Agricultural Trade Promotion

Henry W. Kinnucan and Hailong Cai.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Welfare Economics; Agricultural Economics. 7922 words.

Subsidies for nonprice export promotion can harm domestic consumers by increasing price in the domestic market and by diverting funds from domestic market promotion. Taking these consumer...

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Beyond dollar exchange-rate targeting: China’s crisis-era export management regime

Simon J. Evenett, Johannes Fritz and Yang Chun Jing.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue. 7376 words.

During the crisis era, while considerable attention was given to Chinese management of its currency’s exchange rate with the US dollar, the frequent alteration of rebates on value-added...

Beyond Icebergs: Towards a Theory of Biased Globalization

Kiminori Matsuyama.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; International Economics. 9812 words.

In contrast to domestic trade, international trade inherently requires more intensive use of skilled labour with expertise in areas such as international business, language skills, and...

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The burden of governance

in The World Trade Organization

September 2005; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: International Trade. 4753 words.

‘The burden of governance’ reflects on the nature of the World Trade Organization (WTO). The WTO has lurched from one crisis to another, and reform is needed for it to remain legitimate. A...

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Business Cycle Synchronization and Regional Integration: A Case Study for Central America

Norbert Fiess.

in The World Bank Economic Review

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 7277 words.

Deeper trade integration between Central America and the United States, as envisaged under the Central American Free Trade Agreement, is likely to lead to closer links between Central...

Calculating Trade Damages in the Context of the World Trade Organization's Dispute Settlement Process

Jason Bernstein and David Skully.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Law; International Trade; Agricultural Economics. 6128 words.

Since its inception in 1995, the World Trade Organization (WTO) dispute settlement system has received over 250 notifications of trade disputes. While most have been settled, in a few cases...

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Can Global De-Carbonization Inhibit Developing Country Industrialization?

Aaditya Mattoo, Arvind Subramanian, Dominique van der Mensbrugghe and Jianwu He.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Environmental Economics. 9830 words.

Most economic analyses of climate change have focused on the aggregate impact on countries of mitigation actions. We depart first in disaggregating the impact by sector, focusing...

Can globalisation stop the decline in commodities' terms of trade?

André Varella Mollick, João Ricardo Faria, Pedro H. Albuquerque and Miguel A. León-Ledesma.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

September 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles; Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance. 7564 words.

In this paper we address the following question: would a fully integrated world economy eliminate the widely reported decline in the terms of trade of primary commodities? We address the...

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Canada's Agricultural Trade in North America: Do National Borders Matter?

W. H. Furtan and Blain M. van Melle.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: International Trade; Agricultural Economics. 6543 words.

Canada and the United States are each other's largest trading partner. Trade in agricultural goods has grown continuously since the signing of the Canada—United States Trade Agreement in...

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