Standards and Agro-Food Exports from Developing Countries : Rebalancing the Debate

@inproceedings{Jaffee2004StandardsAA,
  title={Standards and Agro-Food Exports from Developing Countries : Rebalancing the Debate},
  author={Steven M. Jaffee and Spencer Henson},
  year={2004}
}
The proliferation and increased stringency of food safety and agricultural health standards is a source of concern among many developing countries. These standards are perceived as a barrier to the continued success of their exports of high-value agro-food products (including fish, horticultural, and other products), either because these countries lack the technical and administrative capacities needed for compliance or because these standards can be applied in a discriminatory or protectionist… CONTINUE READING
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