Subsidies and Countervailing Measures: Economic Considerations

  • Bela Balassa


This chapter will examine issues relating to subsidies and countervailing measures and make recommendations for changes in existing rules on the basis of economic considerations. This will be done by analyzing, successively, the concepts of subsidies, countervailing measures and serious prejudice, nullification or impairment, and the special treatment of developing countries.


Policy Choice Dispute Settlement Foreign Subsidy Indirect Taxis Domestic Industry 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Carol Balassa 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bela Balassa
    • 1
  1. 1.Political EconomyThe Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

Personalised recommendations