Tag Archives: Subsidies
By TEEB Team, Nov 20
So, what are subsidies? In short they are a form of financial assistance paid by the government to a business or economic sector. The more comprehensive definition of a subsidy by the World Trade Organization (WTO) is used for regulating …
By Lara Barbier, Oct 6
New Zealand was one of the first – and is still one of the few – OECD countries to have completely dismantled its system of agricultural price supports and other farm subsidies.