Tariffs and trade in Western Europe
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Tariffs and trade in Western Europe a report. by Political and Economic Planning.

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Published by Distributed by] G. Allen & Unwin in [London .
Written in English



  • Europe,
  • Europe.


  • European Free Trade Association,
  • Tariff -- Europe,
  • Europe -- Commerce

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHF2036 .P6
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi p.,
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5790769M
LC Control Number60000711

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  Data on import tariffs are compiled by the World Bank and the World Trade Organization (WTO).Tariff analysis can be complicated, as different rates apply to different products from different partners. Tariffs give a price advantage to locally-produced goods over similar goods which are imported, and they raise revenues for governments. One result of the Uruguay Round was countries’ commitments to cut tariffs and to “bind” their customs duty rates to .   Europe Caves: EU Chief Pledges To Lower Trade Barriers with US. By Randy DeSoto Soybeans are one of the products China hit with a 25 percent tariff following Trump’s announced tariffs against Beijing for unfair trade practices. Stocks leapt at the news that Europe agreed to trade on: Phoenix, Arizona. Power and Plenty: Trade, War, and the World Economy in the Second Millennium (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World) [Findlay, Ronald, O'Rourke, Kevin H.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Power and Plenty: Trade, War, and the World Economy in the Second Millennium (The Princeton Economic History of the Western World)Cited by:

  THE prospect of a new American tariff -- and we have come to know what that generally means in increased duties -- has attracted wide attention in Europe; it has also produced various reactions which may be considered as expressing the consciousness of a closer European by: 2. Book: International Trade - Theory and Policy 1: Introductory Trade Issues - History, Institutions, and Legal Framework Tariffs still remained high in the aftermath of the Depression-era increases. trade area implemented in the past fifty years was the European Economic Community formed by the major countries in Western Europe in   Japan, Western Europe — they were a big part of world trade in the interwar period and they were artificially depressed after World War II and so it was only natural that they came back and grew.   For example, while both Western Europe and the United States are industrialized, both are very protective of defense-oriented companies. In Author: Brent Radcliffe.