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9.As the U.S. trade deficit has grown, pressures have begun to push the value of the dollar to higher levels.
10.Protection of an infant industry is recognized by economists as a valid argument in favor of
11.A case might be made for temporary protection of markets with excess productive capacityor excess labor when such protection could facilitate an orderly transition.
12.To encourage development of domestic industries, governments work on reducing trade barriers.
13.In general, tariffs decrease inflationary pressures.
14.Tariffs are often used as reprisals against protectionist moves of trading partners.
15.Quotas strictly permit importing on a case-by-case basis.
16.Quotas are more flexible than import licenses.
17.A VER is generally imposed under the threat of stiffer quotas and tariffs being set by the importing country if a VER is not established.
18.A government boycott is a partial restriction against the purchase and importation of certain goods and/or services from other countries.

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