The World Economy, Global Trade Policy 1998


This volume is the fourth in an annual series in which top economists provide a concise and accessible evaluation of major developments in trade and trade policy. Each annual volume examines key issues pertinent to the multinational trading system, as well as regional trade arrangements and policy developments at the national level. Each volume also provides assessments of several of the World Trade Organization's current Trade Policy Reviews.

Editorial Introduction. (Peter Lloyd and Chris Milner).

Lome Versus Free Trade Agreements: The Dilemma Facing the ACP Countries. (Matthew McQueen).

Competition Policy and International Trade in Air Transport and Telecommunications Services. (Tony Warren and Christopher Findlay).

Southern African Economic Integration. (Merle Holden).

World Trade, the Middle East, and the Stability of World Oil Supplies. (Richard N. Cooper).

The WTO Trade Policy Review of the United States, 1996. (Robert M. Stern).

Columbian Trade Policies and the 1996 WTO Trade Policy Review. (Sarath Rajapatirana).

New Zealand Trade Policy and the 1996 WTO Review. (Martin Richardson).

On Investment Measures and Trade. (Eden S. H. Yu and Chi-Chur Chao).

Trade and Growth in Small States: The Impact of Global Trade Liberalisation. (Harvey W. Armstrong and Robert).