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Economic Sanctions Reconsidered
Analyzing the utility of sanctions -- Political variables -- Economic variables -- Sanctions after the Cold War -- Conclusions and policy recommendations.
Economic Sanctions Reconsidered: History and Current Policy
Part 1 Introduction: lessons drawn from case studies historical overview the cyclical popularity of sanctions sender countries and their motives limitations on the use of sanctions plan of the book.Expand
US Economic Sanctions: Their Impact on Trade, Jobs, and Wages
Economic sanctions have resurfaced at the center of public policy debate. After a brief lull following the politically disastrous grain embargo and pipeline sanctions in the early 1980s, sanctionsExpand
NAFTA Revisited: Achievements and Challenges
NAFTA entered into force in 1994 after a bitter Congressional debate. But NAFTA in operation has proved no less controversial than NAFTA before ratification, for both supporters and opponents ofExpand
Measuring the Costs of Protection in the United States
This comprehensive study finds that tariffs and quantitative import restrictions in place in 1990 cost American consumers about $70 billion, more than 1 percent of GDP. The net national welfare loss,Expand
Global Warming and the World Trading System
In 2006, a team led by the English economist Sir Nicholas Stern issued a striking report that analyzed the economic dimensions of global climate change and called for immediate collective action toExpand
Local Content Requirements: A Global Problem
In the wake of the Great Recession of 2008–09, economists feared that protectionist policies might sweep the world economy, echoing the wave of tariff escalations during the Great Depression of theExpand