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Reference FCO 82/343
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title North American topics arising from Ditchley Park Conferences, Oxfordshire (1974)
Description Agriculture's place in Commercial Diplomacy: Essay on a Conference at Ditchley Park by Hugh Corbet Conference Rapporteur. Contents include fundamental issues on the GATT Agenda, GATT record on agricultural trade, impact on the European Community, changes in the climate of negotiations, outlook for agricultural trade, reasons for farm-support policies, social, economic and political reasons, constraints on policy objectives, limitations on expenditure, interdependence of policies, necessity for consistency, mythologies, policy impact of current trends, effect of support on output and trade, strategy for commercial negotiations, consequences of failure.
Date 1974
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region North America, Europe
Countries United Kingdom
Places Africa; Argentina; Asia; Australia; Belgium; Brazil; Britain; Canada; Caribbean; China; Cyprus; Denmark; Eastern Europe; Egypt; Europe; France; Geneva; Germany; Greece; Iraq; Ireland; Irish Republic; Israel; Japan; Jordan; Mexico; Middle East; Netherlands; New Zealand; Northern Ireland; South Africa; South East Asia; Soviet Union; Spain; United Kingdom; United States of America; Vietnam; Yugoslavia
People Bentsen, Lloyd D; Brimelow, Thomas; Brown, George; Burns, Arthur; Callaghan, James; Douglas-Home, Sir Alec; Freeman, John; Greenspan, Alan; Heath, Edward; Rusk, Dean; Sonnenfeldt, Helmut; Stewart, Michael
Topics Agriculture; Aid; Arab; Armed services; Arms; Atomic Energy Commission; Balance of Payments; Bank of England; British Embassy; Civil rights; Coal; Common Agricultural Policy (CAP); Common Market; Communist; Conference on European Security (CES); Congress; Conservation; Council of Economic Advisers; Dairy products; Defence; Department of State; Detente; Disarmament; Draft; Economic policy; Economy; Education; Elections; Energy; Environment; European Economic Community; European Security; Exports; FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation); foreign policy; General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade; Group of Ten; Health; Home Office; Inflation; International Economic Relations; Japanese; Labour Party; Levies; Ministry of Defence; Mutual and Balanced Force Reductions (MBFR); North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Oil; organisation; Payments; Poverty; Protectionism; Protectionist; Race; Recession; Special Representative of Trade Negotiations; State Department; Tariffs; Taxation; The Nine; Trade; Trade policy; Treasury; United Nations; United Nations National Security Council; Urban Affairs; Vice President; Wages; Warsaw Pact; Welfare; Western European Union; White House
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