Publication

Pollution and International Trade in Services

April 21, 2008 23 pages

Pollution and International Trade in Services

April 21, 2008 23 pages

Description

This paper uses data on trade in services from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, and data on the pollution intensity of various industries from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, to demonstrate that the correlation between services trade and pollution intensity is negative.

Additional Information

Document Type: Background paper
Theme: Green Economy, Pollutants