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Economic Policy 50

Economic Policy 50

Georges De Menil (Editor), Richard Portes (Editor), Hans-Werner Sinn (Editor), Giuseppe Bertola (Editor), Philippe Martin (Editor), Paul Seabright (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-405-15545-8

Jun 2007, Wiley-Blackwell

224 pages

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$41.95

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Description

Economic Policy presents an informed overview of economic policy problems. Articles in this volume are submitted to rigorous scrutiny by a panel of distinguished economists from around the world, resulting in a volume of authoritative and accessible articles, each followed by the comments of panel members.

  • Top economists provide a concise and accessible evaluation of major developments in trade and trade policy
  • They examine the key issues pertinent to the multinational trading system, as well as regional trade arrangements and policy developments at the national level
  • Provides up-to-date assessments of the World Trade Organization’s current Trade Policy Reviews
  • Economic Policy is written for all those with an informed interest in economic policy problems
  • All articles are submitted to rigorous scrutiny by a panel of distinguished economists from around the world, resulting in a volume of authoritative and accessible articles, each followed by the comments of panel members
Editors' Introduction.

1. The Effects of Competition and Equal Treatment Laws on Gender Wage Differentials: Doris Weichselbaumer and Rudolf Winter-Ebmer.

2. Distributional Effects of WTO Agricultural Reforms in Rich and Poor Countries: Thomas W. Hertel, Roman Keeney, Maros Ivanic and L. Alan Winters.

3. Should we have a WTO for International Migration?: Timothy J. Hatton.

4. Tax and Public Input Competition: Agnès Bénassy-Quéré, Nicolas Gobalraja and Alain Trannoy


  • Top economists provide a concise and accessible evaluation of major developments in trade and trade policy
  • They examine the key issues pertinent to the multinational trading system, as well as regional trade arrangements and policy developments at the national level
  • Provides up-to-date assessments of the World Trade Organization’s current Trade Policy Reviews
  • Economic Policy is written for all those with an informed interest in economic policy problems
  • All articles are submitted to rigorous scrutiny by a panel of distinguished economists from around the world, resulting in a volume of authoritative and accessible articles, each followed by the comments of panel members