Imposition of trade quotas for political reasons

Other Names:
International cartels enforced by governments
Imposition of quantitative trade quotas of a discretionary character
Discriminatory managed trade mechanisms
Surrender to "managed trade" or "fair trade" and you surrender to the rule of the strong against the weak. GATT has inadequacies aplenty but beside its alternatives it is a bulwark of sanity.
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET