Accession Number : AD0614407

Title :   A NEW LOOK AT CUSTOMS UNION THEORY,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Cooper,C. A. ; Massell,B. F.

Report Date : APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The theory of customs unions is reviewed, especially the events following the pioneering work of Viner (Jacob Viner, 'The Customs Union Issue,' New York, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1950) and that of Lipsey (R. G. Lipsey, 'Trade Diversion and Welfare,' Economica, 24:40-46 (1957) and 'The Theory of Customs Unions: A General Survey,' Economic Journal, 70:496-513 (1960)). Arguments are given concerning 5 facets of customs unions (AD-608 648).

Descriptors :   (*ECONOMICS, COMMERCE), (*COMMERCE, THEORY), INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, CONSUMPTION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE