20 Sep 2012
Illegal Trade in Environmentally Sensitive Goods
In this report, evidence-based on customs data and information from licensing schemes is used to document the scale of illegal trade, as well as the economic and environmental impacts of such trade.
17 Nov 2010
The Economic Impact of Export Restrictions on Raw Materials
This publication presents a selection of papers discussed at the OECD Workshop on Raw Materials, held in Paris in October 2009. This workshop was organised in response to the growing concern on the use of export restrictions on raw materials,...
26 Aug 2010
Trade and Economic Effects of Responses to the Economic Crisis
This report shows that the dramatic collapse in world trade in 2009 was not due to protectionist measures, and makes suggestions regarding exit strategies from measures dealing with the crisis.
19 Jan 2009
Overcoming Border Bottlenecks
Six studies that examine how border bottlenecks affect trade and investment flows, how these bottlenecks might be reduced, and whether the expense involved is worth it.
26 Oct 2006
Liberalisation and Universal Access to Basic Services
This volume explores whether and how trade liberalisation can contribute to achieving universal service goals in telecommunications, water and sanitation, financial services, and electricity, and the types of complementary policies that may be required.
08 June 2006
Environmental and Energy Products
Three papers exploring the implications of liberalising trade in various categories of environmental goods: environmentally preferable products, renewable-energy products and energy-efficient products.
23 May 2006
This volume considers trade liberalisation and development from an economic perspective, aiming to examine these emotive issues using empirical approaches and dispassionate analysis.
28 Nov 2005
Environmental Requirements and Market Access
Investigating over twenty cases, this OECD report examines how environmental requirements can become trade barriers for developing countries.
28 Nov 2005
Trade that Benefits the Environment and Development
This volume is a compendium of working papers intended to be a practical tool for negotiations on liberalising trade in environmental goods and services.
22 Nov 2005
Looking Beyond Tariffs
This publication analyses where and why certain non-tariff measures are being applied to traded goods that are covered by multilateral rules and disciplines, and how they continue to represent challenges for exporters and policy makers.