List of figures. List of tables. Preface. Acknowledgements. List of contributors. Part One: Overview. 1. Economics and Politics of the EU-Route Towards Global Free Trade; O. Memedovic, et al. Part Two: Systemic Issues. 2. Multilateralism and Regionalism in the Post-Uruguay Round Era: What Role for the US? J.N. Bhagwati. 4. MFN-Based Freer Trade and Regional Free Trade: What Role for the EU? P.A. Messerlin. 4. Bilateral Trade Agreements with the EU: Driving Forces and Effects; J. Pelkmans, P. Brenton. Part Three: EU Market Access for LDCs. 5. Regionalism and Globalization: The LDC's and the Single European Market; P. Buigues, C.M. Mongay. 6. How Important are Trade Defence Measures and Non-Tariff Barriers for LDCs - with Particular Emphasis on Those of the EU? M. Auboin, S. Laird. Part Four: EU Market Access: Regional Views. 7. The View from Africa; T. Ademola Oyejide. 8. The View from Latin America; V. Thorstensen, F. Pena. 9. The View from Asia; P.B. Rana. Index.