This book presents the views of an international group of trade experts, who analyses the policies of the United States, Japan, and the European Community vis-a-vis the GATT. It is based on an October 1988 conference on GATT issues held at the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt, Germany.
1. Introduction 2. The GATT Regime: Issues and Prospects 3. U.S. Policies Toward the GATT: Past, Present, Prospective 4. Japan in the GATT 5. EC and GATT: A European Proposal for Strengthening the GATT Dispute Settlement Procedures 6. Prospects for the Uruguay Round: The Declaration of Punta del Este 7. GATT: Revival or Decay? A Plea for a New Transatlantic Leadership Effort