Impact Complete refusal to import a good or even all goods from a particular country. It can create a black market for those goods and hurt the political relationship with the banned country. It could also potentially hurt the economy of one or both countries.
Embargo Limits consumer access to goods that are considered to be of poor quality or do not meet social expectations.
Regulation A tax on imported goods. It is added onto the selling price when it enters the country and increases the price of imported goods, thus decreasing the quantity demanded. In addition, it provides more revenue to the government.
Quota Safety and quality standard that may result in the ban of a specific ingredient or ingredients proven to be hazardous. If a product includes these ingredients, it is not allowed to enter the country. A regulation serves as a standard for the environmental or ethical impact.
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