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Author Bar-yam, Yaneer

Title Free Trade in the World Economy : Towards an Opening of Markets
Published Milton : Routledge, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (633 pages)
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; I. The Problem; Why Trade Is Not Free: Is There a Clash between Theory and Practice?; Swings between Protection and Free Trade in History; Lead Discussant; Trade Barriers: Who Does What to Whom; Lead Discussants; II. Protection in Industrial Countries; United States Trade Policy: From Multilateralism to Bilateralism?; Lead Discussant; Japan's Trade Policies; Protection in Germany: Toward Industrial Selectivity; Lead Discussant; III. Trade Liberalization and Economic Development; Foreign Trade Regimes and Economic Growth in Developing Countries
Lead DiscussantsHandmaiden under Harassment: The Multi-Fibre Arrangement as an Obstacle to Development; Lead Discussant; The Impact of EEC Trade Policies on Developing Countries; Lead Discussant; IV. Strategic Issues in Protection; Industrial Targeting: Defensive or Offensive Strategies in a Neo-Schumpeterian Perspective; Lead Discussant; The Political Economy of U.S. Protection; Lead Discussant; The Political Economy of Revaluation-Induced Protectionism under Discretionary Monetary Regimes with Flexible Exchange Rates; Lead Discussant; V. Completing and Opening the Common Market
Liberalization of Product Markets in the European CommunityLead Discussant; Trade in Services within the European Community; Lead Discussant; Integration of Financial Markets in Europe; Lead Discussant; How to Open the Common Agricultural Market; Lead Discussant; VI. Towards Freer Trade; Trade Liberalization within the GATT Framework?; Lead Discussant; Alternative Liberalization Strategies; VII. Conclusion; The Causes of Protection: From Economic to Historical Determinism?; List of Contributors
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Subject Commercial policy -- Congresses.
Free trade -- Congresses.
Commercial policy.
Free trade.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0429689837