Literature Review

  • Soumyananda Dinda
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Environmental Science book series (BRIEFSENVIRONMENTAL)


This chapter reviews the existing literature focusing on background of trade debate, environmental degradation and climate issues. It emphasizes on history of trade gravity model and highlights major empirical trade gravity findings in developed and developing countries.


EKC NAFTA Kyoto agreement Technology transfer Trade diversity Climate change Environmental degradation EGS CFGT Potential trade Doha round Trade gravity model Gravity equation RTA Efficient technology Cross-border trade Clean product Energy-efficient technology Asian financial crisis Global financial crisis Emerging market 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Soumyananda Dinda
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  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity of BurdwanBurdwanIndia

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