Summers on Meltzer

Doug Henwood dhenwood at
Thu Mar 23 15:44:18 PST 2000

Patrick Bond wrote:

>Unfortunately, the EU has some free-trade stormtroopers in the
>erstwhile "workerist" camp which runs South Africa's trade ministry:
>the EU-SA free trade deal recently signed promises to have
>devastating impacts on Southern African output as a whole, via an
>SA-led Southern Africa Development Community trade zone now coming to
>fruition. And a US-Africa free trade deal has been on the cards for a
>couple of years, just awaiting approval from textile
>industry barons...

What's happening regionally within the SADC? Is SA behaving like the local hegemon?


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