Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||HC79.E5 X8 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 169 p. :|
|Number of Pages||169|
“Regulations and International Trade: New Sustainability Challenges for East Asia is an inspiring book that deepens our understanding of the firm-level adjustment processes in East Asia in response to high-income countries' adoption of product-related environmental and health :// Trade, Environmental Regulations and the World Trade Organization New Empirical Evidence Matthias Busse* Hamburg Institute of International Economics (HWWA) Department World Economy Neuer Jungfernstieg 21 D Hamburg Germany Phone: + Fax: + Email: [email protected] In this paper, we investigate how a country's choice of environmental policy instrument affects the international competitiveness of its firms. We show that in a Cournot-Nash equilibrium, the total market share of firms regulated through tradeable emission permits increases relative to that of the firms operating under command and control due to better allocation of total abatement among the INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS, FINANCE AND TRADE – Vol. II - Environmental Regulation, International Trade, and Transboundary Pollution - Pushkar Maitra ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) Country United Kingdom Japan Finland Canada
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Environmental groups perceive trade policy as useful in two respects: as a means of raising national environmental standards at home and abroad and of inducing countries to become signatories to and abide by international environmental :// /pdf/ Undermine multilateral efforts to address environmental problems when they conflict with the existing agreements and rules of the international trading system. Like the labor advocates, some environmentalists endorse new trade agreements with provisions, backed by the threat of trade sanctions, which prohibit countries from lowering their izationorg/trade-and-environmental-standards. Environmental Regulation, Technological Innovation and Economic Growth: A Theoretical Model --Ch. 7. International Trade and Environmental Policy: The Role of Technology and Effectiveness of 'Eco-Dumping' --Ch. 8. International Trade and Environmental Regulation In this paper, we investigate how a country's choice of environmental policy instrument affects the international competitiveness of its firms. We show that in a Cournot-Nash equilibrium, the total market share of firms regulated through