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Contents List of Illustrations Preface Acknowledgments List of Abbreviations I. Introduction 1. FTAA and Beyond: Prospects for Integration in the Americas Antoni Estevadeordal, Dani Rodrik, Alan M. Taylor, and Andrés Velasco II. The FTAA: Historical and Global Perspectives 2. The Roots of Latin American Protectionism: Looking Before the Great Depression John H. Coatsworth and Jeffrey G. Williamson 3. Economic Integration in the Americas: European Perspectives Anthony J. Venables and L. Alan Winters 4. The Proliferation of Sovereigns: Are there Lessons for Integration? Matias Braun, Ricardo Hausmann, and Lant Pritchett 5. The Old and New Regionalism: Benefits, Costs, and Implications for an FTAA Robert Devlin and Paolo Giordano III. Macroeconomics of the FTAA 6. The Monetary Consequences of an FTAA Barry Eichengreen and Alan M. Taylor 7. Macroeconomic Coordination and Monetary Unions in an N-Country World: Do all Roads Leads to Rome? Andrew Powell and Federico Sturzenegger IV. Negotiating the FTAA Agreement: Traditional vs. New Issues 8. Prospects and Challenges for the Liberalization of Agricultural Trade in the Western Hemisphere Mario Berrios, Jaime Granados, Marcos S. Jank, Josefina Monteagudo, and Mazakazu Watanuki 9. Regionalism and Trade in Services in the Western Hemisphere: A Policy Agenda Aaditya Mattoo and Pierre Sauvé 10. Tackling International Anticompetitive Practices in the Americas: Implications for the FTAA Julian L. Clarke and Simon J. Evenett V. The Political Economy of the FTAA 11. The United States and the FTAA: A Political Economy Analysis I. M. Destler 12. The Political Economy of Economic Integration in the Americas: Latin American Interests Marcelo de Paiva Abreu VI. Assessing the Economics of the FTAA 13. Do Preferential Trade Agreements Matter for Trade? The FTAA and the Pattern of Trade Antoni Estevadeordal and Raymond Robertson 14. A Virtuous Circle? Regional Tariff Liberalization and Scale Economies in Transport David Hummels and Alexandre Skiba 15. What Has Happened to Wages in Mexico since NAFTA? Implications for Hemispheric Free Trade Gordon H. Hanson 16. Can an FTAA Suspend the Law of Gravity and Give the Americas Higher Growth and Better Income Distributions? Bernardo S. Blum and Edward Leamer 17. Regional Integration and Manufacturing Productivity: Lessons for the FTAA Ernesto López Córdova and Mauricio Mesquita Moreira 18. The FTAA and the Location of Foreign Direct Investment Eduardo Levy Yeyati, Ernesto Stein, and Christian Daude VII. FTAA and Beyond 19. Labor Standards and the FTAA Kimberly Ann Elliot 20. The Environmental Dimensions of Economic Integration Daniel C. Esty 21. Social Protection and Inclusive Trade: Strengthening the Sources of Convergence within FTAA Luis Felipe López-Calva and Nora Lustig 22. Asymmetries and Cooperation in the FTAA Inés Bustillo and José Antonio Ocampo 23. The FTAA's Impact on Democratic Governance Mark Barenberg and Peter Evans About the Contributors
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: America Economic integration, Free trade America, Commercial treaties America