Fair Trade

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Abstract

Those who are concerned about global health have reason to care about poverty and environmental quality. Fair Trade is one way of ameliorating poverty and protecting the environment. After introducing Fair Trade certification schemas and considering some of the arguments for and against (different kinds of) trade in the literature, this chapter suggests some avenues for further research into new Fair Trade proposals that focus on health, in particular.

Keywords

Fair Trade Poor People Fair Trade Product Body Shop Energy Star 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA

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