Ritically assess the claim that a?a free trade regime is best for developing countriesa?
Provide a strong argument for the idea of free trade in developing economies but asses the disadvantages and hesitance as well using the following sources:
Rapley, J. (2007). Understanding development: theory and practice in the third world (3rd ed. ed.). Boulder, Colo.: Lynne Rienner. Chapters 3, 4 and 5
Thirlwall, A. P., & Pacheco-Lopez, Pene lope. (2008). Trade liberalisation and the poverty of nations. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. chapters 1-3
Panagariya, A. (2002). Think Again: International Trade.Foriegn Policy (November/December 2002)
Rodrik, D. (2001), Trading in illusions, Foreign Policy, 55-62
Wade, Robert (2003), What strategies are viable for developing countries today? The World Trade Organization and the shrinking of development space, Review of International Political Economy, Vol. 10, No. 4, 621-644
Using Specific Country examples as demonstrated in