TITLE

WTO agreement likely to produce few LDC winners

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;2/6/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24378332

 

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