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Title

  • Main Title Europe's Preferential Trade Agreements: Status, Content, and Implications

Creator

  • Author: Ahearn, Raymond J.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in International Trade and Finance

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2011-03-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report explores intersecting issues regarding Europe's preferential trade agreements (PTA) in three parts. The first section discusses the status and primary motivations of the EU's PTAs currently in place or under negotiation. The second compares the content and trade coverage of Europe's PTAs to U.S. PTAs. A third section assesses the implications of the EU's PTA program for the multilateral trading system and U.S. trade policy. A concluding section evaluates future directions for Europe's PTA policy.
  • Physical Description: 41 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: International affairs
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Trade
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Trade agreements

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: Europe

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R41143
  • Accession or Local Control No: R41143_2011Mar03
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc103086