Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-8 of 8 items

  • Keywords: trade policy x
  • Recently Published x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The World Trading System: The WTO, Trade Disputes, and Regional Agreements

Douglas A. Irwin

in Free Trade under Fire: Fifth Edition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691201009
eISBN:
9780691203362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691201009.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter focuses on the current controversies about the multilateral trading system, particularly the World Trade Organization (WTO). It provides an overview of how the WTO was criticized by ... More


Developing Countries and Open Markets

Douglas A. Irwin

in Free Trade under Fire: Fifth Edition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691201009
eISBN:
9780691203362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691201009.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter takes a look at developing countries and confirms whether free trade is beneficial in promoting economic development. It analyzes whether countries such as Japan, Korea, and China grow ... More


Negotiating the Preference (1967–1970)

Fernando Guirao

in The European Rescue of the Franco Regime, 1950-1975

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198861232
eISBN:
9780191893315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861232.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

Chapter 5 deals with the negotiations between the EEC and Spain from September 1967 to June 1970. Madrid, the weaker party, achieved its requests: first, that Spain’s main export commodities were not ... More


The European Attempt to Topple Spain’s Industrial Protection

Fernando Guirao

in The European Rescue of the Franco Regime, 1950-1975

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198861232
eISBN:
9780191893315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861232.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

The 1970 Agreement was intended to regulate trade relations between the Six and Spain for six years. At the end of 1972, however, Chapter 8 shows, for the Six/Nine the question was no longer that of ... More


The United States in the Global Economy

Douglas A. Irwin

in Free Trade under Fire: Fifth Edition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691201009
eISBN:
9780691203362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691201009.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter sets out basic facts about international trade and the U.S. economy. It describes how world trade has expanded rapidly in the recent decades and explains how the development provides the ... More


Introduction

Douglas A. Irwin

in Free Trade under Fire: Fifth Edition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691201009
eISBN:
9780691203362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691201009.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter provides a background on why free trade is considered to be a desirable policy. It explains whether the most frequently made criticisms of free trade, such as its adverse impact on ... More


The Spanish Attempt to Expand Unilateral Preferences

Fernando Guirao

in The European Rescue of the Franco Regime, 1950-1975

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198861232
eISBN:
9780191893315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861232.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

After The Hague summit of the European Council in 1969 Madrid calculated that Spain’s terms of access to the Common Market would feasibly improve after the signing ceremony of the 1970 Agreement. The ... More


Conclusion

Douglas A. Irwin

in Free Trade under Fire: Fifth Edition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691201009
eISBN:
9780691203362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691201009.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter concludes that international trade and trade policies are frequently the object of condemnation rather than approbation. It explains how the condemnation are often the result of ... More


View: