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The 1998 Assessment Report discusses the progress made towards full implementation of the Montreal Protocol. The analysis address the economic aspects of the implementation process, including assessments of the key components of policy regimes. The assessment covers implementation in the Article 5(1) Parties, Countries with economies in transition; the use of cost-effectiveness criteria by the Multilateral Fund and the global Environmental Facility and implementation by the Non-Article 5(1) Parties. Updates on economic aspects of selected controlled substances, international trade issues, and 'lessons learned' from the Montreal Protocol experience are also presented.