Upward harmonization in Global Commerce Policy
In this regard, upward harmonization is: harmonization of standards on the principle that participants in a harmonization arrangement will meet the highest standard prevailing among them. See also harmonization of standards and qualifications.
Upward harmonizationin the wold Encyclopedia
For an introductory overview on international trade policy, see this entry.
Notes and References
- Dictionary of Trade Policy, “Upward harmonization” entry (OAS)