Who pays the tariff?
Michael SpencerWho pays when a tariff is imposed on an imported product? Formally, of course, it is the importer that is assessed the tariff.
Who pays when a tariff is imposed on an imported product? Formally, of course, it is the importer that is assessed the tariff. But if the exporter has lowered her price, the tariff-inclusive price may not be higher than the prevailing price before the tariff was introduced.
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