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Trade and fair trade Learning objectives: To explore how trade can be unfair. To know what fair trade is. To examine two case studies on how trade can reduce disparities. GDP per capita (PPP) IMF 2006 Countries with hi Russia and South Highest GDP & HD Lowest GDP & HD
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Trade - good?
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So why is the world not becoming a more equal and wonderful place through all this trade we now have?!
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What problems could we see about using trade for development? Trade blocs create unfair advantages to those countries within them when they are made up of HICs.
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Trading bloc: A group of countries that reduce barriers to trade. e.g. tariffs, quotas Trade tariff: import tax (money charged to bring goods or services into a country) Subsidies: money given by governments to maintain the price of products.
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When you buy products with the FAIRTRADE Mark, you support farmers and workers as they work to improve their lives and their communities.
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