Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Brad McDonald , Geoffrey Bannister , Natalia Tamirisa , Piritta Sorsa , and Jaroslaw Wieczorek
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2000
Keywords: Financial services, GATS, financial sector, services trade, commercial presence, cross-border trade
This paper reviews the economics of trade policy in financial services, highlighting differences between trade across borders and through commercial presence. Trade liberalization could complement other financial r...