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4 PAyoFF FRoM tHE woRld tRAdE AGEndA 2013 List of tabLes, figures and boxes PAyoFF FRoM tHE woRld tRAdE AGEndA 2013 5 tables table 2.1 Estimated gains to merchandise exports from trade facilitation improvements table 2.2 Estimated jobs supported from trade facilitation improvements to merchandise exports table 2.3 Estimated GdP increase from two-way trade(More)
Policy Brief subsequent Western sanctions against select Russian targets. 1 Indeed, in the context of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), the European Union has renewed its push for the United States to make a " legally binding commitment " guaranteeing unrestricted crude oil and gas exports, with specifi c reference to the current(More)
Proponents of liberalized trade and finance were relieved when the global economic crisis in 2008 produced a broad range of pledges from countries around the world to avoid new barriers to trade and investment (see Evenett 2013). These promises, designed to avert a replay of the Great Depression of the 1930s, were largely honored when it came to classic(More)
The second half of the 20 th century was a period of transatlantic economic hegemony. The United States helped rebuild war-torn economies and was a main driver of the dynamic growth in trade in the postwar era. The United States was the demandeur of all eight rounds of multilateral trade negotiations under the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT);(More)
On February 13, 2013, President Barack Obama and leaders of the European Union committed themselves to launching negotiations on a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). Th e negotiations are scheduled to start in the second half of 2013 following domestic consultations and will be based on intensive preliminary work undertaken during 2012(More)
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