chapter  22
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Tradeprop: "Naftoids" and a Vision of GATT

The debates and their aftermath revealed that the popular culture harbored conflicting and-not surprisingly-self-contradictory theories of international trade.

Advocates adopted a newprop of global trade although conceding that some groups would be excluded from the benefits; paradoxically, protectionists advanced an oldprop of nationalist exclusion but saw it as preserving the membership of everyone at home.