Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Stanford University


Agriculture: The Dog that Didn't Bark?

Book Chapter

Timothy E. Josling - Stanford University

Published by
World Bank and CEPR: Washington, 2009

When talking about signs of the resurgence of protectionism in response to global recession, it would appear strange not to feature agriculture. After all, that sector has for the post-war period been the poster-child for government policies that distort markets in favour of domestic producers.