WTO agreement likely to produce few LDC winners

Laws, Forrest
February 2006
Southeast Farm Press;2/6/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p5
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the impact of the World Trade Organization (WTO) agreement on the farmers particularly in least developed countries (LDC) regarding the reformation of farm subsidies. The study shows that developing country are food exporters and might prove counterproductive. John Dittich states that the advocates of poor farmers, including Oxfam International, does not know the effect of eliminating subsidies of the poor farmers.


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