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The trade restrictiveness of the Multi-Fibre Agreement.

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This study uses the trade restrictiveness index (TRI) of Anderson and Neary (1990) to evaluate U.S. policy toward seven major exporters of textiles and apparel under the Multi-Fibre Arrangement (MFA). The period covered is 1982–88. The MFA controls the shipment of most textile and apparel items to the United States through a system of bilaterally negotiated export quotas that allow for annual growth. The arrangement itself was renegotiated in 1986, with an expansion in the number of items cov...

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10.1093/wber/8.2.171

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Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
World Bank Economic Review
Volume:
8
Issue:
2
Pages:
171 - 189
Publication date:
1994-01-01
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ISSN:
0258-6770
Language:
English
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uuid:c864890a-0cec-4a5d-b082-982c903c81f9
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oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:13833
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2011-08-16

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