trade policy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n trade policy a government's policy controlling foreign trade
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Usage

In literature:

He resigned from the Free Trade League because his party was committed to the policy of protection.
"Four Americans" by Henry A. Beers
They are legally presumed to be acquainted with every custom of the trade whereon they enter a policy.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
He is too much in touch with the people to agree with narrow trades-union policies.
"An Anarchist Woman" by Hutchins Hapgood
British trade may suffer because British policy has been less generous.
"Appearances" by Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson
Such a policy would prove a serious menace to the trade of the United States and of Great Britain.
"The American Empire" by Scott Nearing
All three of these parties, then, agree in their support of the free trade policy.
"Cotton is King and The Pro-Slavery Arguments" by Various
The known usage of trade may also be taken into account in construing the language of a policy.
"Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman" by Albert Sidney Bolles
The Trade Policy of Imperial Federation.+ MAURICE H. HERVEY.
"The Theory and Policy of Labour Protection" by Albert Eberhard Friedrich Schäffle
The Trade Policy of Imperial Federation.
"Sober by Act of Parliament" by Fred A. McKenzie
Peel, with Gladstone at the Board of Trade, carried on Huskisson's policy with vigour and success.
"A Short History of English Liberalism" by Walter Lyon Blease
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In news:

LAST week, Joe Stiglitz wrote a piece arguing that confronting China over the dollar peg would be a bad idea, as it would risk a trade war over a policy change with uncertain benefits.
In Monday's presidential debate on foreign policy, President Obama and Mitt Romney will spar over China, covering everything from free trade to cyberattacks.
Obama will use Ohio appearances to challenge Romney's China trade policy .
Former P&G official to help shape trade policy .
Defining trade-policy failure out of existence.
Where Obama and Romney Stand on Trade Policy .
The cause of our economic woes is faulty trade policy , but the presidential candidates offer no solutions.
Obama knocks China trade policy , Romney on campaign tour.
Ethanol a scapegoat for trade policy failures.
Will US trade policy again trump public health.
California goes out on a limb with cap and trade emissions, california, carbon, state, permits, companies, policy, say, reduction, air.
So why do leaders like Barack Obama and British Prime Minister Gordon Brown continue identifying themselves with the climate change agenda and policies like cap and trade.
During the presidential debate at Hofstra University, Mitt Romney called President Obama's trade policy weak and China 'a currency manipulator'.
The Mosbacher Institute for Trade, Economics and Public Policy at the Bush School, Texas A&M University, honored Joseph M DePinto, president and CEO of 7- Eleven , Inc, with the 2012 McLane Leadership in Business Award.
Defining trade-policy failure out of existence .
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In science:

For each value of β , the corresponding optimal policy is Pareto optimal and captures the trade-off between minimizing taxi time and maximizing runway utilization rate.
Environmental benefits of enhanced surveillance technology on airport departure operations
Trade policy and the third world metropolis. NBER Working Paper Nº 4238, 1992. 10. J.E. Rauch. Comparative advantage, geographic advantage and the volume of trade. Economic Journal (101), 1230-1244 (1993).
Agglomeration and Interregional Mobility of Labor in Portugal
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