Trade and environment

Steenblik, Ronald; Andrew, Dale
August 2002
OECD Observer;Aug2002, Issue 233, p30
Academic Journal
Focuses on the export losses suffered by developing countries due to its inability to respond to the environmental standards and regulations of the developed countries. Effect of environmental measures on market access; Importance of balance between trade and environmental objectives; Identification of environmental problems.


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