Regionalism versus Multilateral Trade Arrangements, NBER-EASE Volume 6

Takatoshi Ito and Anne O. Krueger, Eds.

Published in January 1997 by University of Chicago Press
© 1997 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series East Asia Seminar on Economics

NBER Program(s):ITI, IFM

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420 pages
ISBN: 0-226-38672-4

Table of Contents

Front matter to "Regionalism versus Multilateral Trade Arrangements": (p. -11 - -2) (bibliographic info) (download)
Acknowledgments: (p. -1 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction to "Regionalism versus Multilateral Trade Arrangements": Takatoshi Ito, Anne O. Krueger (p. 1 - 8) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Problems with Overlapping Free Wade Areas: Anne O. Krueger (p. 9 - 24) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. The Political Economy of Mexico's Entry into NAFTA: Aaron Tornell, Gerardo Esquivel Hernández (p. 25 - 56) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. Social Policy Dimensions of Economic Integration: Environmental and Labor Standards: Kym Anderson (p. 57 - 90) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
4. EU, NAFTA, and Asian Responses: A Perspective from the Calculus of Participation: Junichi Goto, Koichi Hamada (p. 91 - 118) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Open versus Closed Trade Blocs: Shang-Jin Wei, Jeffrey A. Frankel (p. 119 - 140) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Is Regionalism Simply a Diversion? Evidence from the Evolution of the EC and EFTA: Tamim Bayoumi, Barry Eichengreen (p. 141 - 168) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Asia Pacific Capital Markets: Integration and Implications for Economic Activity: Menzie D. Chinn, Michael P. Dooley (p. 169 - 202) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Recent Developments of APEC: Issues and Prospects of the Osaka Agenda: Ippei Yamazawa (p. 203 - 222) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. A Perspective on the Effects of NAFTA on Korea: Honggue Lee (p. 223 - 274) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Regionalism and Subregionalism in ASEAN: The Free Trade Area and Growth Triangle Models: Chia Siow. Yue (p. 275 - 312) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Globalization and New Industrial Organization: Implications for Structural Adjustment Policies: Sung Hee Jwa (p. 313 - 344) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. Bilateral Negotiations and Multilateral Trade: The Case of Taiwan - U.S. Trade Talks: Tain-Jy Chen, Meng-Chun Liu (p. 345 - 370) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Economics and Politics of Rice Policy in Japan: A Perspective on the Uruguay Round: Yujiro Hayami, Yoshihisa Godo (p. 371 - 404) (bibliographic info) (download)
Contributors: (p. 405 - 408) (bibliographic info) (download)
Name Index: (p. 409 - 412) (bibliographic info) (download)
Subject Index: (p. 413 - 419) (bibliographic info) (download)
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