This book points out that although the total trade volume of the blocs that involve less-developed countries (LDCs) has increased, this is due at least as much to a particular bloc-member's economic growth as it is a result of the trading bloc.
Table of Contents
1. Trading Blocs: Their Impact on U.S. Exports and World Trade 2. Direct Investment in Manufacturing in Trading Blocs 3. Licensing Agreements 4. Varied Effectiveness of Trading Blocs—Past and Future