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Trade and Environment - Difficult Policy Choices at the Interface

Edited By: Shahrukh Rafi Khan

272 pages, tabs

Zed Books

Paperback | Jan 2002 | #136029 | ISBN: 1842770993
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Hardback | Jan 2002 | #136028 | ISBN: 1842770985
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Presents an economic case to developing countries to take environmental concerns more seriously.


Introduction - Shahrukh Rafi Khan I: OVERVIEW: THE TRADE AND ENVIRONMENT INTERFACE 1. The Trade, Investment and Environmental Interface - Aaron Cosbey 2. Trade Liberalization and the Environment: Northern and Southern Perspectives - Shahrukh Rafi Khan II: POTENTIAL AND ACTUAL RESPONSES: CASE STUDIES 3. Alternative Public Regimes for Achieving Environmental Improvement in the Global Cotton Commodity Chain: The Case of Pakistan - Tariq Banuri 4. Environmental Impacts and Mitigation Costs: The Case of Pakistan's Cloth and Leather Exports - Shahrukh Rafi Khan. Mahmood A Khwaja, Abdul Matin Khan, Haider Ghani and Sajid Kazmi 5. Adopting Environmental Standards: Pakistan's Response to Industrial Pollution - Haroon Ayub Khan and Abdul Mateen Khan IV: EMERGING ISSUES FOR THE SOUTH ON THE TRADE AND ENVIRONMENT INTERFACE 6. The Kyoto Protocol's Clean Development Mechanism: What is it, and what's in it for the South?- Aaron Cosbey and Victoria Kellett 7. The Need for an International Investment Regime - Konrad von Moltke V: PROPOSALS FOR A POLICY RESPONSE BY THE SOUTH 8. An Agenda for Change - Mark Halle 9. Towards a New Global Agenda on Trade and Sustainable Development - Adil Najam 10. Summary and Concluding Considerations - Shahrukh Rafi Khan Index

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SHAHRUKH RAFI KHAN is executive director at the Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Islamabad, Pakistan (SDPI). His published works include Do World Bank and IMF Policies Work? (Macmillan, London, 1999). The CONTRIBUTORS are researchers based in Pakistan, the USA, Switzerland and elsewhere. They include Dr Tariq Banuri, founder of the SDPI and co-editor of Who Will Save the Forests? (Zed Books, 1993).

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