THE IMPACT OF TARIFFS ON PRODUCTIVITY OF PAKISTAN’S TEXTILE INDUSTRYJournal: International Journal of Financial Management ( IJFM ) (Vol.2, No. 3)
Publication Date: 2013-07-31
Authors : S. MUTAHIR HUSSAIN SHAH; ALI SAJID
Page : 1 - 10
Keywords : Industry Productivity; Tariff Escalation; Tariff Peaks; Tariff Rate Quota; Trade Liberalization
Trade liberalization by reducing tariff barriers has enhanced industrial productivity as well as raised global economy. But open trade impact was different on developed as compare to developing countries. In this study impact of trade barriers in terms of tariff peaks, tariff escalation and tariff rate quota, by the developed countries, on export performance of the textile industry of Pakistan were empirically evaluated. A model was formulated which represented tariff peaks, tariff escalation, tariff rate quota and export performance as variables.
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