Commonwealth Trade Hot Topics

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.


Emerging New Technologies

Implications for Services Commitments

This issue of Trade Hot Topics discusses some of the main issues that countries need to consider while negotiating trade in services, and interpreting commitments on trade in services, in view of rapid technological evolution.


Keywords: services, technology, trade policy
JEL: F13: International Economics / Trade / Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations; F1: International Economics / Trade; O14: Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth / Economic Development / Industrialization; Manufacturing and Service Industries; Choice of Technology
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