Preferential Agreements and the Post-war Economic Order

  • Alfred Tovias
Part of the Trade Policy Research Centre book series


This chapter reconsiders the spirit of the reforms after World War II, and the Great Depression, in the international trading system, especially in connection with discriminatory agreements.


Custom Union Free Trade Area Trade Diversion Custom Duty Trade Creation 
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Notes and References

  1. 13.
    See Claire Wilcox, A Charter for World Trade ( New York: Macmillan, 1949 ) p. 71.Google Scholar
  2. 14.
    Harry Hawkins, Commercial Treaties and Agreements (New York: Rinehart, 1951) pp. 110 et seq.Google Scholar
  3. 15.
    Tibor Scitovsky, Economic Theory and Western European Integration ( London: Allen & Unwin, 1967 ).Google Scholar
  4. 16.
    F. A. Haight: ‘Customs Unions and Free-Trade Areas under GATT: a Reappraisal’, Journal of World Trade Law, Twickenham, United Kingdom, July-August 1972, pp. 391 - 404.Google Scholar
  5. 17.
    Jacques L’Huillier, Théorie et pratique de la coopération économique internationale ( Paris: Génin, 1957 ) p. 181.Google Scholar

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