Labour Studies Index

What Does Progressive Trade Policy Look Like?

Document type Article
Author Stanford, Jim
Journal CCPA Monitor
Date 2018 July
Pages 32-34
URL https://www.policyalternatives.ca/publications/monitor/monitor-julyaugust-2018

Abstract

Abridged version of Stanford's lecture on on the theory and practice of progressive trade policy given on the occasion of his award of the John Kenneth Galbraith Prize at the Canadian Economics Association's meeting in Montreal in June 2018. Presents a 10-point plan that includes making market access conditional on human and labour rights.