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A Cost-Benefit Framework for the Assessment of Non-Tariff Measures in Agro-Food Trade

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  • Frank van Tongeren
  • John Beghin
  • Stéphane Marette

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This report develops a conceptual framework for the assessment of costs and benefits associated with non-tariff measures that allows an evidence-based comparative assessment of alternative regulatory approaches.

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Paper provided by OECD Publishing in its series OECD Food, Agriculture and Fisheries Papers with number 21.

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Keywords: economics of regulation; international trade organisations; standardization and compatibility; agriculture in international trade; information and product quality; trade policy;

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  1. Beghin, John C. & Disdier, Anne-Celia & Marette, Stephan & van Tongeren, Frank, 2011. "Measuring Costs And Benefits Of Non-Tariff Measures In Agri-Food Trade," Staff General Research Papers 32393, Iowa State University, Department of Economics.
  2. M. Mahdi Ghodsi, 2013. "Welfare Analysis of a Prohibitive NTM in a Society with a Proportion of Concerned Consumers," Working Papers 2013-12, Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw.

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