Commonwealth Trade Hot Topics

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2071-9914 (online)
http://dx.doi.org/10.14217/20719914
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The Trade Hot Topics series provides concise and informative analyses of various trade and trade-related issues which are prepared both by Commonwealth Secretariat and international experts.
 

Small Vulnerable Economies and Fisheries Subsidies Disciplines

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Author(s):
Liam Campling1, Elizabeth Havice2
Author Affiliations
  • 1: Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom

  • 2: University of North Carolina, United States

05 June 2017
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No.:
142
Pages:
8
http://dx.doi.org/10.14217/c295c5f3-en

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This issue of Commonwealth Trade Hot Topics reflects on one aspect of the trade-related implementation agenda of SDG14. Around 90 per cent fished to full capacity or over fished. In order to overcome this tragedy of the commons, securing a development friendly outcome on addressing harmful fishing subsidies by the multilateral trading system is critical.
Keywords:
subsidies, fisheries, sustainable development goals, small island developing states
JEL Classification:
  • Q2: Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics / Renewable Resources and Conservation
  • Q22: Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics / Renewable Resources and Conservation / Fishery ; Aquaculture
  • Q27: Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics / Renewable Resources and Conservation / Issues in International Trade
  • Q57: Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics ; Environmental and Ecological Economics / Environmental Economics / Ecological Economics: Ecosystem Services ; Biodiversity Conservation ; Bioeconomics ; Industrial Ecology