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The relative importance of global agricultural subsidies and market access

Anderson, Kym; Martin, Will; Valenzuela, Ernesto


The claim by trade modelers that the potential contribution to global economic welfare of removing agricultural subsidies is less than one-tenth of that from removing agricultural tariffs puzzles many observers. To help explain that result, this paper first compares the OECD and model-based estimates of the extent of the producer distortions (leaving aside consumer distortions), and shows that 75% of total support is provided by market access barriers when account is taken of all forms...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2006-11
Type: Journal article
Source: World Trade Review
DOI: 10.1017/S1474745606002916


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