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Principles of Economics 2e

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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364

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Steven A. Greenlaw; David Shapiro
ISBN: 9781947172364
Textbook Problem

Name and define three policy tools for enacting protectionism.

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The three policy tools for enacting protectionism.

Explanation

Protectionism refers to the policy of the government of a country restricting free trade for various purposes. Protectionism is practiced for protecting domestic producers and workers from foreign competition. It is generally followed by developing countries to shield small producers. Through these policies, the government either increases the price of imports or restricts the quantity of imports from foreign countries so that domestic producers’ goods do not loose competitiveness in domestic market. Hence, protectionism protects domestic producers and workers from foreign competition.

The three policy tools for enacting protectionism are:

  1. Tariff barriers: It is a quantitative barrier to trade. In this case, the government imposes a tariff on import of foreign goods that increases the import prices for those goods...

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