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Votes, Vetoes, and the Political Economy of International Trade Agreements

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Preferential trading arrangements (PTAs) play an increasingly prominent role in the global political economy, two notable examples being the European Union and the North American Free Trade Agreement. These agreements foster economic integration among member states by enhancing their access to one another's markets. Yet despite the importance of PTAs to international trade ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published May 27th 2012 by Princeton University Press (first published January 1st 2012)
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Jeffrey Hart
Feb 05, 2014 Jeffrey Hart rated it really liked it
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This is a study of preferential trade agreements (PTAs). PTAs are distinguished from the multilateral regimes that result from multilateral trade negotiations, but like those regimes PTAs can result in increases in the liberalization of world trade. The authors spend the first chapter defending their choice of subject matter and explaining why a better understanding of PTAs is needed. The second chapter provides a theory of trade agreements. The third outlines some important systemic findings: ...more
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Good summary of fifteen years of research into PTA formation, with special focus on the important of democracy (votes) and vetoes.
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