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Author Alam, Shawkat.

Title Sustainable Development and Free Trade : Institutional approaches
Published Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (311 pages)
Series Routledge Studies in Development Economics
Routledge studies in development economics.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Table of cases; Table of international instruments; 1 Establishing the linkage: The trade-environment interface; 2 The United Nations' approach to trade, the environment and sustainable development; 3 GATT/WTO approaches to trade, the environment and sustainable development; 4 The trade-environment linkage in the post-Uruguay Round context; 5 Regional approaches to free trade and sustainable development: The European Union; 6 Regional approaches to free trade and sustainable development: The North American Free Trade Agreement
7 Regional approaches to free trade and sustainable development: The Asia-Pacific economic cooperation8 Trade restrictions pursuant to multilateral environmental agreements; 9 Free trade and sustainable development: Challenges ahead; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Examining institutions rather than themes, this book provides a comprehensive survey of the inter-relationship between trade-induced economic growth and the environment and its impact on the global quest for sustainable development. Covering contemporary developments on both a global and regional level in a systematic fashion and examining the United Nation?s approach to sustainable development, it is of interest to a range of disciplines
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Subject Commercial policy.
Environmental policy.
Free trade -- Environmental aspects.
Institutional economics.
Sustainable development.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 020393606X (electronic bk.)
1281062154
9780203936061 (electronic bk.)
9781281062154