Archived publication for 2008 in Occasional Paper
Martin Feil is the former Director of the Industries Assistance Commission.
Tony Makin is a Professor in the Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics at Griffith University
Jeff Rae is an Economic Consultant at ITS Global
Kristen Bondietti is from the Australian APEC Study Centre.
Professor Sinclair Davidson is Professor of Institutional Economics at RMIT University
Tim Wilson is the Driector, Trade and IP Unit at the Institute of Public Affairs
This paper outlines new evidence questioning the benefits of fair trade; and demonstrates that concerns about fair trade's environmental, social and economic benefits are not merely differing ‘interpretations'.