Research and analysis

Trade and the environment

Examines the relationship between trade and the environment.


Trade and the environment: trade and investment analytical papers topic 14 of 18.

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Covers the environmental impacts of trade liberalisation, carbon leakage and border adjustment mechanisms, and environmental regulation, labelling and sustainability. One of a series of analytical papers supporting the ‘Trade and investment for growth’ white paper.

Published 11 January 2012