Trade and Labour Standards: A Review of the Issues

@inproceedings{Fields1995TradeAL,
  title={Trade and Labour Standards: A Review of the Issues},
  author={Gary S. Fields},
  year={1995}
}
Excerpt] This is a paper by a labour economist for trade specialists. It is written at a time of hope tempered by fear. On the trade side, the hope is that the new World Trade Organisation will stimulate a better trading environment for all countries. On the labour side, the hope is that labour standards can continually be improved for most if not all of the world's working people. But there are also fears. One fear is that these goals may be difficult to achieve simultaneously. Another is that… CONTINUE READING