THE NATIONS: What the U.S. Wants

Nobody could say last week that the U.S. did not know what it wanted. At least as far as Western Europe was concerned, the U.S. objective was clear. It was "integration." Some Europeans have professed not to know what the U.S. means by integration; others suggest that the U.S. itself does not know what it means. In recent weeks, ECAdministrator Paul Hoffman, integration's foremost prophet and promoter, as well as other EGA officials, has made its meaning perfectly plain.

Long-Range. As EGA sees it, economic integration includes two sets of objectives, one...

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