Handbook on Trade and the Environment

Handbook on Trade and the Environment

by Kevin P. Gallagher (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849800839
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Elgar Original Reference Series
Pages: 368
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Edited by Kevin P. Gallagher, Associate Professor of International Relations, Boston University and Senior Researcher, Global Development and Environment Institute, Tufts University, US

Table of Contents

Contents:
Introduction: International Trade and the Environment
Kevin P. Gallagher
PART I: TRADE AND ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
1. Pre-empting NIS Introductions: Targeting Policy
Christopher Costello, Chad Lawley and Carol McAusland
2. International Trade and Global Shipping
James J. Corbett and James J. Winebrake
3. The Environmental Kuznets Curve
James Van Alstine and Eric Neumayer
4. The Pollution Haven Hypothesis
Brian R. Copeland
5. Trade, Natural Resources and Developing Countries
Edward B. Barbier
6. Foreign Direct Investment and Sustainable Industrial Development
Lyuba Zarsky
7. Globalization and the Environment: Convergence or Divergence?
James K. Boyce
8. The Relation Between International Trade and Water Resources Management
A.Y. Hoekstra
9. The Environmental Costs of Mexico–USA Maize Trade Under NAFTA
Timothy A. Wise
10. The Impact of Open Trade and Investment Regimes on Environmental Outcomes in East Asia’s Capitalist Developmental States
Michael T. Rock and David Angel
11. Foreign Direct Investment and Clean Technology Leapfrogging in China
Kelly Sims Gallagher
PART II: TRADE AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLITICS
12. Global Mechanisms for Greening TNCs: Inching Towards Corporate Accountability?
Jennifer Clapp
13. Civil Society Participation in Trade Policy-making in Latin America: The Case of the Environmental Movement
Peter Newell
14. Trade Conflict Over Genetically Modified Organisms
Thomas Bernauer and Philipp Aerni
15. The Politics of Trade and Environment in the European Union
Henrik Selin and Stacy D. VanDeveer
16. Environmental Politics and Global Shipping Trade: Club Goods as a Solution to Common-Pool Resource Problems
Elizabeth R. DeSombre
17. Fair Trade, Gender and the Environment In Africa
Laura T. Raynolds and Jennifer A. Keahey
18. The Global Waste Trade and Environmental Justice Struggles
David Naguib Pellow
PART III:TRADE AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY
19. An Introduction to the Trade and Environment Debate
Steve Charnovitz
20. The WTO, Services and the Environment
Robert K. Stumberg
21. Biodiversity, Intellectual Property Rights Regime, and Indigenous Knowledge System at the WTO: Revisiting the Unresolved Issues
Sachin Chaturvedi
22. Investor Rights and Sustainable Development
Chris Tollefson and W.A.W. Neilson
23. Does Environmental Policy Affect Trade? The Case of EU Chemicals Policy
Frank Ackerman
24. Environmental Regulation, Globalization and Innovation
Nicholas A. Ashford
25.Trade and Environment Policy-Making in the Arab Region
Carol Chouchani Cherfane
26. Trade and Environment Institutions
J. Samuel Barkin
27. Redesigning the World’s Trading System for Environmentally Sustainable Development
Alejandro Nadal
Index

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