General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
General Agreement on Tariffs and TradeA multilateral treaty entered into in 1948 by the intended members of the International Trade Organization, the purpose of which was to implement many of the rules and negotiated tariff reductions that would be overseen by the ITO. With the failure of the ITO to be approved, the GATT became the principal institution regulating trade policy until it was subsumed within the WTO in 1995.
General Agreement on Tariffs and TradeA trade agreement between a large number of countries, dating back to 1948, which was set up to improve trading world wide and to work towards the reduction of tariff barriers.
Subscription agreementSubscription agreement
An application reviewed by the general partner to join a limited partnership.
Double tax agreementDouble tax agreement
Agreement between two countries that taxes paid abroad can be offset against domestic taxes levied on foreign dividends.
Forward rate agreement (FRA)Forward rate agreement (FRA)
Agreement to borrow or lend at a specified future date at an interest rate that is fixed today.
Cartagena AgreementCartagena Agreement
The 1969 agreement, also known as the Andean Pact, that led ultimately to the Andean Community.
Tax clawback agreementTax clawback agreement
An agreement to contribute as equity to a project the value of all previously realized project-related tax benefits not already clawed back. Exercised to the extent required to cover any cash deficiency of the project.
Further SuggestionsConcession agreement
Reciprocal trade agreement
North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
Agreement in principle
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT)
Bretton Woods Agreement
Lease purchase agreement
Selected dealer agreement
mortgage agreement in principle
General Agreement on Trade in Services
Raw material supply agreement