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Bendell, J. 2001. Growing pain?: a case study of a business-NGO alliance to improve the social and environmental impacts of banana production. New Academy of Business, UK.

Borrell, B. 1999. Bananas: straightening out bent ideas on trade as aid. Centre for International Economics. Canberra and Sydney.

Brent Borrell and Yang, M. 1990. EC Bananarama 1990. International Economics Department. WPS 523. World Bank. Washington, DC.

Brent Borrell and Yang, M. 1992. EC Bananarama 1992, The sequel. The EC Commission Proposal. International Economics Department. WPS 958. World Bank. Washington, DC.

Bucheli, M. 2001. The role of demand in the historical development of the banana market. Stanford University.

Chambron, A.C. 2000. Straightening the bent world of bananas. Banana Link. EFTA. Brussels.

Chang, J.F. 1999. Bananeras ecuatorianas necesitan aumentar productividad. FUNDAGRO. Quito.

Chang, J.F. 2000. Efectos de la dolarización en el costo de producción de banano en el Ecuador. FUNDAGRO. Quito.

Chiquita 2002. Annual report 2001. (visited June 2003)

Chiquita 2002. Corporate Responsibility Report 2001. Chiquita Brands International, Inc. Cincinnati, USA.

Coelli, T. 1996. A guide to DEAP Version 2:1. A Data Envelopment Analysis (Computer) Programme. University of New England, Australia. (visited June 2003)

Daniells, J. 2002. Infomusa 11(2): 18 and 19.

DG AGRI 2003a. CMO Bananas: work in progress. Management Committee of 27/06/03

DG AGRI 2003b. Compte-rendu de la 141ème réunion du Comité de gestion de la banane. Brussels.

Dole 2001. Letter to Charlene Barshesfky. 2 January 2001. USTR.

EC 2003. Banana supply in the EU. DG AGRI/D.3. Brussels.

Escalant, J.V. and Panis, B. 2002. Biotechnologies toward the genetic improvement in Musa. In: Memorias XV Reunión Internacional ACORBAT 2002. Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.

Espinel, R.L. 2001. El problema del banano en el Ecuador: una propuesta de regulación. Proyecto SICA Banco Mundial. Quito.

Espino, R.R.C, L.V. Magnaye, P.A. Nuevo, A.C. Sumalde and Z.M. Sumalde 1999. National research, development and extension agenda for banana. In Proceedings of the 9th INIBAP-ASPNET Regional Advisory Committee. Meeting held at South China Agricultural University. China. 2-5 November 1999.

Evenson, R.E., Houck, J.P. Jr and Ruttan, V.W. 1964. Technical change and agricultural trade: three examples (sugarcane, bananas and rice). Department of Agricultural Economics. University of Minnesota.

FAO 1986. The World Banana Economy 1970-1984. Rome. Italy.

FAO 1992. Policy developments and their impact on the world banana economy. CCP: BA 92/6. FAO: Rome.

FAO 1994. CCP:BATF 99/4. Russian Banana Market in 1994-1998.

FAO 1996. The world banana economy 1970-1984: structure, performance and prospects. FAO Economic and Social Development Paper 57. Rome.

FAO 1999a. Russian banana market in 1994-1998. CCP: BA/TF 99/04. FAO: Rome.

FAO 1999b. The impact of banana supply and demand changes on income, employment and food security. BA/TF 99/6. Rome.

FAO 2001a. Biotechnology and banana production. CCP:BA/TF 01/6. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2001b. Commodity price developments since the 1970s. Y4003/E. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2001c. Developments of EC banana trade policy. CCP BA/TF 01/ CRS.4. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2001d. Review of Banana Trade Policy Developments. CCP: BA/TF 01/8. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2001e. World markets for organic fruits and vegetables. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2002. International code of conduct on the distribution and use of pesticides. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2003a. Projections of banana trade to 2010. CCP: BATF 03. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2003b. Medium term outlook for banana exports. CCP: BA/TF 03. FAO: Rome.

FAO 2003c. Medium-term projections for agricultural commodities. CCP: 03/08. Rome.

Farmers’ Link 1995. Just green bananas? Farmer’s Link. Norwich, UK.

Financial Times 2003. UN ethics guidelines may alarm multinationals. 13/08/03.

Frison, E. and Sharrock, S. 2000. The economic, social and nutritional importance of banana in the world. In Bananas and Food Security. Aniane. Louma productions. France.

Fyffes 2002. Annual report 2001 (visited June 2003)

Garrett, L. 2003. Sustainable bananas market profile. Issue 1-2003. CIMS. Alajuela, Costa Rica.

Guyomard, H., C. Laroche and C. Le Mouël 1999. Impact of the Common Market Organization for Bananas on European Union markets, International Trade, and Welfare. Journal of Policy Modeling 21(5): 619-631.

Guyomard, H., Le Mouël, C. and M. Nicolas 2001. An assessment of the new (April 2001) banana import regime in the European Union. Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA). France.

Guzmás, M. 2002. Situación de la Sigatoka negra en Costa Rica y opciones para el manejo de la enfermedad. Memorias XI Reunión Internacional de ACROBAT. Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.

Hallam, D. 1997. The Political economy of Europe’s banana trade. Univ. of Reading, UK.

Hubbard, M. 2000. Country report on assistance to Belize: evaluation of EC assistance to ACP banana producers. Eva - EC Association.

Human Rights Watch 2002., Tainted harvest, child labor and obstacles to organizing on Ecuador’s banana plantations. New York.

IFOAM 2003. IFOAM Code of conduct for organic trade: guidance document. (visited June 2003).

INIBAP 2003. Just how far are bananas from extinction?

ISO 1998. Publicizing your ISO 9000 or ISO 14000 certification. ISO. Geneva.

IUF 2001. IUF, Colsiba and Chiquita sign historic agreement on trade union rights for banana workers. (visited June 2003).

IUF 2003. IUF/COLSIBA/Chiquita Worker rights agreement bears fruit in Colombia and Honduras. (visited July 2003)

Jones, D.R. 2002., Risk of spread of banana diseases in international trade and germplasm exchange. In: Proceedings XV ACORBAT meeting 2002. Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.

Kox, H. 1998. An international banana agreement to reconcile market benefits, development and ecological sustainability. Free University. Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Lahav, E. 1995. Banana nutrition. In. Bananas and Plantains. Chapman & Hall.

Merchán Vargas, V.M. 2002. Manejo integrado de plagas del plátano y el banano. In. Proceedings XV ACORBAT meeting 2002. Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.

Ministerio de Agricultura y Desarrollo Rural 2001. Cadena productiva del banano. acuerdo regional de competitividad, núcleo empresarial Costa Atlántica Norte. Santa Marta. D.T.C. e H. Marzo 2001.

Moberg, M. 2000. Local stratagems, global spoils: monopoly power and contract farming in the Belizean banana industry. in Thomas Collins and John Wingard (eds). Communities and capital: local struggles against corporate power and privatization. Athens. University of Georgia Press.

OCAB 2000. Le commerce, l’environnement et le developpement durable en Afrique de l’ouest et du centre dans une perspective sectorielle: cas de la production et de l’exportation de l’ananas, de la banane et de la mangue de Côte d’Ivoire. In. Seminaire sur le commerce, l’environnement et le developpement durale pour l’Afrique de l’ouest et du centre. Organise par l’ICTSD. Juillet 2000. Gabon.

Pearce, F. 2003. Last days of the banana: the world’s favourite fruit is about to disappear. The New Scientist. 18 January.

Pelzman, J. 1999. The WTO dispute settlement mechanism: the case of bananas. Paper presented at the International Trade and Finance Association Annual Conference. New York.

Ploetz, R. 2001. The most important disease of a most important fruit. The American Phytopathological Society.

Rabobank 2001. Strategies implemented by the top four listed fruit traders. Industry Note issue 011-2001. Utrecht, The Netherlands

Rabobank 2001a. Fruit Traders in Trouble. Industry Note. Issue 002-2001. Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Rainforest Alliance 2002. Sustainable Agriculture. (visited June 2003)

Reid, E.D. 2000. Status of banana production in the Windward Islands and the prospects for organic banana production. In. Organic banana 2000: Towards an organic banana initiative in the Caribbean. INIBAP.

Roche, J. 1998. The International Banana Trade. Woodhead Publishing Ltd. Cambridge, UK.

Ronen, A., Cohen, I and Rodriguez, R 2002. Crop Timing Plantation (CTP): la respuesta a la demanda del Mercado. In: Memorias XV Reunión Internacional ACORBAT 2002.

SICA 2003. (visited June 2003)

Smith, A. 2000. Macroeconomic situation facing small-scale banana producers active in the world market. In. Organic Banana 2000: Towards an organic banana initiative in the Caribbean. INIBAP.

Taylor, T.G. 2003. Evolution of the Banana Multinationals. In Banana Wars: the anatomy of a trade dispute. Josling, T.E. and Taylor, TG (eds). CABI Publishing. Wallingford, UK. pp. 67-96

Time Magazine 2000. How to become a top banana? 07/02/2000.

UNHCHR 2003. Draft norms on the responsibilities of transnational corporations and other business enterprises with regard to human rights. Geneva. (visited June 2003)

Van de Kasteele, A. 1998. The Banana Chain: the macro-economics of the banana trade. paper prepared on behalf of IUF for the 1998 International Banana Conference.

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