This book considers the debate surrounding the Doha Development Agenda (DDA) currently being negotiated under the auspices of the World Trade Organization (WTO), using fifteen country studies, coupled with the global analysis, to draw general conclusions about the poverty impacts of a prospective DDA.
THOMAS W. HERTEL is Professor and Executive Director of Purdue University, USA, currently on leave with The World Bank. He specializes in the economy-wide analysis of trade policies and is the founding Director of the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP). He has published numerous journal articles with several of these having won awards. He was Fulbright Senior Research Fellow with the Impact Project in Melbourne, Australia and a Visiting Fellow at the National Chengchi University, Taiwan. He is currently on the editorial boards of the Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economi