Quick Intro to the General Agreement on Trade in Services


GATS 2000

GATS Debate






Good and critical introductory texts to the GATS

A GATS Primer
Maude Barlow, Council of Canadians, February 2001

GATS Handbook
Ruth Caplan, Alliance for Democracy, November 2000

GATS: How the WTO's new 'services' negotiations threaten democracy
Scott Sinclair, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, April 2000

Facing the Facts: A Guide to the GATS Debate
Scott Sinclair and Jim Grieshaber-Otto, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. April 2002

GATS and Democracy
Seattle to Brussels Network, June 2001

From the Horse's Mouth

Pro-GATS introductory texts by the WTO Secretariat

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