Economic Effects of a Free Trade Agreement like CAFTA on Agricultural Trade Between Southern U.S. and Latin American Regions, and the Potential Implications for Rural Development

A SEM model is presented to simulate the effects of a Free Trade agreement. As expected results show an increase in social welfare in trading regions involved resulting from the FTA implementation. An analysis of the potential effects on rural poor and policy implications for rural development are also presented.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/34634
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/34634
Total Pages:
20
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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