** COVID-19 Alert **

To help protect the health of our staff and customers, our physical store will remain closed for the forseeable future. Our online store is open! We offer priority shipping and curbside pickup. Our phones are open from noon to 4 PM. We appreciate your support as we try to navigate the unique demands of this time.

Talking Trade: U.S. Policy in International Perspective (Hardcover)

PLEASE READ BEFORE PLACING AN ORDER:

  • As COVID-19 cases continue to surge across the country, we have decided to temporarily close our doors for in-store browsing. 
  • During this time, we will offer priority shipping to anywhere in the U.S. as well as curbside pickup in the parking lot behind our store from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.
  • Do NOT come to the store until you get a confirmation email that your order is complete and ready for pickup!
  • Women & Children First is not responsible for lost or stolen packages.
Talking Trade: U.S. Policy in International Perspective Cover Image
Unavailable from our sources
Unavailable

Description


"Challenges from Japan, opportunities in the new European Community, and prospects for developing countries' economies all revolve around trade and all have implications for U.S. economic strengths and interests. The cases in this book have been selected to illustrate a variety of contemporary trade policies, practices, and partners. The volume begins with an overview of the multilateral trade regime embodied in the GATT; it then moves on to specifics, including two different cases of U.S.-Japanese exchanges (goods versus services), trade strategies of Brazil as a newly industrializing country, and the EC as the world's largest trader. Throughout the cases, larger themes are traced, connecting trade with economic policy, foreign policy with domestic politics, and change in U.S. economic strength with the rise of new economic powers in the world arena.

About the Author


Robert S. Walters is professor of political science at the University of Pittsburgh. He is the author of American and Soviet Aid: A Comparative Analysis and coauthor (with David H. Blake) of The Politics of Global Economic Relations, now in its fourth edition. His present research is focused on competitiveness policies.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780367289447
ISBN-10: 036728944X
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: December 18th, 2020
Pages: 159
Language: English