Foreword; I. Corte-Real. Introduction; S. Bilal. Part I: Historical and Political Background. 1. The Uruguay Round Agreement on Agriculture: Issues and Perspectives; D. Moutsatsos. 2. The Common Agricultural Policy in the Pliers of the Multilateral Trading System: Origins, Evolution and Future Challenges; P. Pezaros. 3. The Political Economy of Agricultural Policies and Negotiations; S. Bilal. Part II: The Next Round and the European Union. 4. The Agenda 2000 CAP Reform and the Millennium Round: Negotiations on Agriculture; I. Sturgess. 5. EU Agriculture, the WTO and Enlargement; P. Brenton, J. Nunez Ferrer. Part III: Main Issues for the WTO Negotiations on Agriculture. 6. The Liberalisation Process in International Agricultural Trade: Market Access and Export Subsidies; I. Sturgess. 7. Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures in a Global Context: Trade Liberalisation versus Domestic Protection; S. Henson. 8. Eco-Conditionality in EU Agriculture: Protecting the Environment or Protecting Trade? F. Brouwer, H. Silvis. 9. Trade Liberalisation in Agriculture: The Likely Implications for European Farm Animal Welfare; D. Bowles, C. Fisher. 10. The WTO Dispute Settlement Procedure: Implications for Agricultural Trade Arising from the Bananas Case; C. Haberli. 11. WTO Dispute Settlement and Agriculture: Lessons for Negotiators; H. van Vliet. Part IV: Sectoral and Political Prospects for WTO Round on Agriculture. 12. The Role of European Farmers in a Global World; N. Devisch. 13. Position of the Cairns Group on the New Round; D. Kenyon. 14. Net Food-Importing Developing Countries: Role and Perspectives; P. Konadreas, R. Sharma. 15. A Japanese View on the Next Round of Agricultural Negotiations; T. Ishibashi. 16. The WTO Negotiations on Agriculture: The US Perspective; K. Roberts. 17. Preparing the Millennium Round: A European Perspective on Agricultural Trade; D. Ahner. 18. List of Contributors. Index.