TITLE

An Exclusive Country Club: The Effects of the GATT on Trade, 1950-94

AUTHOR(S)
Gowa, Joanne; Soo Yeon Kim
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
World Politics;Jul2005, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p453
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article analyzes the impact of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) between its members and on the systems of interwar trade blocs from 1950 to 1994. The impact of the GATT on world welfare is also examined. The GATT has a positive and significant impact on trade between only five of its members, namely Britain, Canada, France, Germany and the United States.
ACCESSION #
20947871

 

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