Tariff protection

 

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Tariff protection

Protection provided by a tariff.



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Domestic distortions argument for protection

Domestic distortions argument for protection

See second best argument.


Foreign investment argument for protection

Foreign investment argument for protection

The use of protection to attract FDI from abroad. It does work, since much FDI has been motivated by firms trying to get behind a tariff wall to sell their products. In an otherwise nondistorted economy, however, the cost in terms of more expensive goods is higher than the benefit from additional capital.


Marine Mammal Protection Act

Marine Mammal Protection Act

The 1972 U.S. law prohibiting the "taking" (harassing, hunting, capturing, or killing) of marine mammals, and also prohibiting the import of any marine mammal product or any fish that has been associated with the taking of marine mammals. See tune-dolphin case.


Building Societies Investor Protection Scheme

Building Societies Investor Protection Scheme

A scheme set up to give limited protection to people with share and/or deposit accounts in authorised building societies which fail. Building societies are regulated and supervised by the Financial Services Authority and this scheme was replaced by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) in December 2001. In the case of an authorised building society being wound up there is a provision to pay compensation of 90% of a person's shares and/or deposits up to a set maximum.


Call protection

Call protection

A feature of some callable bonds that establishes an initial period when the bonds may not be called.


Further Suggestions

home responsibilities protection
Contingent protection
Balance of payments argument for protection
Downside Protection
Nominal rate of protection
Domestic content protection
Employment argument for protection
National defense argument for protection
Second-best argument for protection
Patriotism argument for protection
Content protection
Protection
mortgage protection
Endogenous protection
Effective protection
Securities Investor Protection Corporation
Mortgage payment protection insurance (MPPI)
Exchange rate protection
Labor standards argument for protection
Safeguards protection
Fairness argument for protection
Externalities argument for protection
loan protection policy
Deposit Protection Scheme
Import protection


 
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