Russia in Customs Union and WTO: New in Trade Policy

302
DOI: 10.20542/0131-2227-2011-12-22-30

V. Obolenskii, Institute of Economics RAS, 32, Nakhimovskii Prosp., Moscow, 117218, Russian Federation (vobolenskiy@mail.ru)

Abstract. The creation of Custom Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia, as well as Russia's upcoming accession to the WTO, poses a number of questions that the author attempts to answer in this article. These include: what restrictions on the national trade policy are imposed by the membership in these organizations; what are the effects of Russia's participation in the WTO on the foreign trade management; what regulatory instruments and supportive measures Russia can use without violating its new international obligations?

Keywords: Custom Union, common economic space, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, WTO accession, trade policy instruments, import substitution, exports’ support


Registered in System SCIENCE INDEX

For citation:
Obolenskiy V. Russia in Customs Union and WTO: New in Trade Policy. World Eonomy and International Relations, 2011, No 12, pp. 22-30. https://doi.org/10.20542/0131-2227-2011-12-22-30



Comments (0)

No comments

Add comment







Indexed

 

 

 

 

Current Issue
2023, vol. 67, No. 1
Topical Themes of the Issue:
  • Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism of the European Union: a New Tool of Global Governance
  • Russia in American Climate Strategies
  • Latin America and NATO: Correlation Formats in the XX – the First Quarter of the XXI Century
  • Russia’s Chance to Renew Global Modernity
Submit an Article
INVITATION FOR PUBLICATION
The Editorial Board invites authors to write analytical articles on the following topics:
  • changes in the processes of globalization in modern conditions
  • formation of the new world order
  • shifts in civilization at the stage of transition to a digital society

The editors are also interested in publishing synthesis articles / scientific reviews revealing the main trends in the development of certain regions of the world - Latin America, Africa, South Asia, etc.