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Standards and global trade

Standards and global trade

a voice for Africa

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exports -- Africa.,
  • Quality control -- Africa.,
  • Export marketing -- Africa.,
  • Africa -- Foreign economic relations.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesStandards & global trade
    Statement[editors, John S. Wilson and Victor O. Abiola].
    ContributionsWilson, John S., Abiola, Victor O., 1975-, World Bank.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF1611 .S73 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationliv, 434 p. :
    Number of Pages434
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18490561M
    ISBN 100821354736
    LC Control Number2003045032

    The focus of globalisation studies is on how global processes can be better regulated in order to deliver both economic growth and social justice. Labour laws provide an excellent case study of the creation of a new framework to reconcile free trade and investment with social objectives. This book,written by a leading authority on international and comparative labour law, provides a thoughtful. standards enable trade to take place. If every government applies different food standards, trade is more costly, and it is more difficult to ensure that food is safe and meets consumers' expectations. Food standards and trade go hand in hand in ensuring safe, nutritious and sufficient food for a growing world population. The Sustainable.

      The global trade and standards association for electronic publishing: Effective Janu IDPF has combined with website is now an archive. Get this from a library! Hard choices, soft law: voluntary standards in global trade, environment, and social governance. [John J Kirton; M J Trebilcock;] -- "An important read for academics and policy-makers alike, Hard Choices, Soft Law asserts that voluntary standards, or 'soft' law, are an important supplement to international law in a number of.

    Global Trade Policies & Standards Chapter Exam Instructions. Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and. These standards-related trade measures, known in World Trade Organization (WTO) parlance as “technical barriers to trade,” play a critical role in shaping the flow of global trade. Standards-related measures serve an important function in facilitating global trade, including by enabling greater access to international markets by SMEs.


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