Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers
Author(s): Natalia Tamirisa , Alexander Lehmann , and Jaroslaw Wieczorek
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2003
Keywords: International trade, international services trade, coherence, WTO, trade in services, services trade, services sectors, financial services, international trade in services,
This paper reviews the characteristics of international trade in services and of the World Trade Organization’s General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) framework, which was established to regulate it....