Continuing globalization has meant the increased development and importance of regional and international trade organizations and trade agreements. This Dictionary gives background to the historical development of such systems, as well as giving a global overview of the current situation.
The introduction, as well as explaining the historical background, also features discussion of the major political and economic ideas and controversies, and analyses the current dynamic between international and regional trade organizations.
Impartial analysis and up-to-date information is given in a concise way, detailing:
Entries are listed alphabetically, and fully cross-referenced for ease of use.
Entries include: Africa Trade Network, Bretton Woods, China-ASEAN Free Trade Area, Dumping, Globalization, Mercosur, Pan-Arab Free Trade Area, Treaty of Nice, World Bank, WTO Secretariat and WWF
"I would recommend it as a first port of call for information in international trade and economics" - Reference Reviews
Series: Dictionary Of... (Routledge)
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 316
Published: 4th July 2011
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.9 x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.66
Edition Number: 1