Showing 1 - 10 of 3,117
This paper examines how the applied multi-sector computable general equilibrium (CGE) literature has moved into quantification of the impacts of greater market access for services. This includes discussion of multisector linkages to the service sector, as well both measuring barriers to trade...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10009568824
Despite being an agreement designed for the fastest developing sectors, the signatories of the Information Technology Agreement (ITA) in the World Trade Organization (WTO) have so far failed to re-negotiate the coverage of the ITA (concluded in 1996) due to a longstanding dispute amongst its...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10009508184
The last 40 years have seen a rapid increase of government expenditures on public welfare arrangements. Increasing healthcare expenditures form a significant part of these outlays, and its share of total government expenditure has risen rapidly. This paper argues that the determinants of growth...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10009508908
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010251422
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010349578
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010353323
In addition to cross-border supply, the Agreement covers three additional types of transactions, i.e. the supply of services via consumer movements abroad as well as the presence of foreign firms and foreign service professionals in the respective markets. At the same time, the GATS accommodates...
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010380596
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010239277
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010240313
Persistent link: https://www.econbiz.de/10010416300