List of Tables
Introduction: Developing Countries in World Trade
Trends in Developing Country Trade, 1980-1999
Trade and Development in the GATT and WTO
Developing Country Policies
Developing Country Trade Related Institutions
Developed Country Policies: The International Environment
The TRIPS Agreement and Developing Countries
Developing Country Participation in the WTO
WTO Accession Issues
Towards a Development Round
Conclusions and Recommendations
Appendix A: Country Groupings
Appendix B: Methodology in Estimating Frequency Ratios
CONSTANTINE MICHALOPOULOS, for many years a senior official of the World Bank, has worked on operations and research of trade policies of developing countries and economies in transition. In 1997-99 he was Special Economic Advisor at the WTO where he developed materials for this book as well as a better appreciation of the challenges faced by developing countries in the world trading system. He is author of Financing Needs of Developing Countries: Proposals for International Action, and co-editor of Trade in the New Independent State with D.Tarr, and Aid and Development with A.O.Krueger and V.Ruttain.
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