I’ve argued this before[⇒ related story] on this site. I’ve now been asked by the Australian “National Farmers’ Federation(link to NFF website)”://www.nff.org.au to put the arguments briefly for discussion by global farm industry leaders meeting during the Cancún meeting of WTO. You are welcome to help yourself to a “copy(link to PDF file, about 90k)”:http://www.petergallagher.com.au/assets/6reasons_web.pdf of the brochure.
Peter Gallagher is student of piano and photography. He was formerly a senior trade official of the Australian government. For some years after leaving government, he consulted to international organizations, governments and business groups on trade and public policy.
He teaches graduate classes at the University of Adelaide on trade research methods and the role of firms in trade and growth and tweets trade (and other) stuff from @pwgallagher