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Author Sorsa, Piritta, 1955- author

Title Environmental protectionism, North-South trade, and the Uruguay round / prepared by Piritta Sorsa
Published [Washington, D.C.] : International Monetary Fund, [1995]
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Description 1 online resource (iii, 22 pages) : illustrations
Series IMF working paper ; WP/95/6
IMF working paper ; WP/95/6
Summary Annotation The paper seeks to provide an overview of the present state of debate on trade, environment and the GATT for developing countries. Potential for green protectionism and relevant GATT rules are discussed in three areas: i) environmental product regulations including eco-labeling and other product measures with effects on production processes and border adjustment of environmental taxes; ii) extraterritorial use of trade measures to influence environmental behavior in other countries; and iii) the use of trade measures with international environmental agreements. the conclusion of the Uruguay Round will have a number of direct and indirect effects on trade and environment and the GATT debate on it
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 21-22)
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Subject Uruguay Round (1987-1994)
Free trade -- Environmental aspects.
Protectionism -- Environmental aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author International Monetary Fund. Office in Geneva, issuing body
ISBN 1455202916