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Cover for GM food systems and their economic impact.

This book includes 6 chapters examining the relevance of transgenic crops in food production, prices and the environment. It initially describes the historical evolution of biotechnology and defines key terms, before moving on to explore transgenic technology and food regime concepts. It analyses...

Author(s)
Brankov, T.; Lovre, K.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240542)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Genetically modified foods in the light of food regimes.

This chapter describes how transgenic technology issues can be understood in the light of food regime concepts and lead to different experience with genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in different countries. It discusses GMO neoregulation in the USA, the European Union (with particular reference ...

Author(s)
Brankov, T.; Lovre, K.
ISBN
2019 CAB International (H ISBN 9781789240542)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Indian economic growth and trade agreements: what matters for India and for global markets?

Patterns of economic growth and agreements on international trade both impact the economy, nationally and globally. This chapter compares alternative patterns of economic growth with a bilateral free trade agreement between India and the EU and a multilateral trade agreement in the context of the...

Author(s)
Woltjer, G.; Rutten, M.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642826)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Innovation and intellectual property issues in the 'decade of vaccines': a Brazilian perspective.

This chapter examines innovations in human and veterinary vaccines against infections and intellectual property rights (IPR) issues in biotechnology from the Brazilian perspective. From this perspective, it proposes a comprehensive approach to vaccine innovation in the developing world, examining...

Author(s)
Possas, C.; Antunes, A.; Mendes, F. M. L.; Martins, R. M.; Homma, A.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780646534)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Evaluating WTO institutions for resolving trade disputes involving non-tariff measures: four cases involving Brazil.

This chapter provides a perspective of developing countries on the role of the World Trade Organization in solving Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) agreement and Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) agreement trade conflicts caused by government regulations. The role of private standards impacting...

Author(s)
Miranda, S. H. G. de
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935573)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Fair Trade in Tourism - a marketing tool for social transformation?

This chapter critically analyses the potential of a Fair Trade Tourism label to address issues of inequality and injustice in international tourism in less economically developed countries (LEDCs). It starts by presenting the backdrop of unfair, unequal, neocolonial exchange that has given rise to...

Author(s)
Kalisch, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936624)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Tourism in the Southern Common Market: MERCOSUL.

A description of tourist development in South America is presented, and specific issues influencing and shaping the tourism industry as a result of membership of MERCOSUL are highlighted. Constant political change, economic instability, increasing social problems, and safety and security are all...

Author(s)
Santana, G.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994338)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for New regionalism in the aftermath of Cancún: to the benefit or detriment of developing countries?

In the light of the ups and downs in the multilateral trade talks that are explicitly aimed at being a Development Round, it is worth considering whether the subsequent renewed emphasis on bilateral and regional trade agreements is to the benefit or detriment of developing countries. This chapter...

Author(s)
Nielsen, C. P.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930509)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Is the Everything But Arms initiative the way to go for least developed countries in the WTO negotiations?

Following a detailed description of the 'Everything But Arms' (EBA) initiative in the EU's preferential trading framework, this chapter presents an economic assessment of the likely impact of EBA on the least developed countries (LDCs). It finds that EBA affects only a limited number of products,...

Author(s)
Yu WuSheng; Jensen, T. V.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930509)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Direct payments in the EU and their treatment in the WTO.

This chapter discusses the importance of direct payments under the Common Agricultural Policy in the EU, and their treatment in the World Trade Organization. Topics covered include the origins of the 1992 reforms, the 1992 (MacSharry) and 1999 (Agenda 2000) reforms, and limits on the total level of ...

Author(s)
Swinbank, A.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851997445)
Type
Book chapter

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