Essays about: "FTA"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the word FTA.

  1. 1. Free Trade Agreements and Gender (In)Equality: The Possible Gendered Consequences of the EU-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Elin Nilsson; [2020-08-07]
    Keywords : Free Trade Agreements; Sustainability Impact Assessments; Mercosur; European Union; Gender Equality; Gender Mainstreaming; Intersectionality;

    Abstract : The newly negotiated Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the European Union (EU) andMercosur has provoked both political and public controversy. Gender equality is one of thecore values of the EU, and a prerequisite for a sustainable development. READ MORE

  2. 2. The impact of the EU–South Korea FTA on trade with environmental goods : A gravity model approach

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Örebro Universitet

    Author : Nils Norell; [2020]
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  3. 3. The effect of Mercosur on trade : How have Mercosur effected trade between member countries?

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper; Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskaper

    Author : Besrat Habtu; Intisar Ahmed; [2019]
    Keywords : International trade theory; Mercosur; free trade agreement; Gravity model; Linder effect; export and import; trade flows;

    Abstract : This thesis examines whether there is an effect of the Mercosur free trade agreement on export and import between member countries. The study uses an extended gravity model framework on a panel data between the years 1975 to 2017 for 34 countries, including the member countries. Two different regressions were run using OLS and country fixed effect. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Ex-Post Utilization Study of the Sino-Swiss Free Trade Agreement in the Swiss Watch Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Lauro Daniele Muff; [2019]
    Keywords : Bilateral Trade; Free Trade Agreement; SSFTA; Watchmaking; Utilization Rate; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis contributes to the growing body of literature which examines the utilization of Free Trade Agreements (FTAs). The Sino-Swiss Free Trade Agreement (SSFTA) was not only China’s first FTA with a continental European country, but also a milestone for the Swiss foreign policy. READ MORE

  5. 5. To protect, or not to protect: an empirical comparison of two of the EU’s free trade agreements

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Olle Törnquist; [2019]
    Keywords : EU Japan Korea Tariffs FTA; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In this essay, I use an empirical approach to explore two recent free trade agreements struck by the European Union: the EU-Korea Free Trade Agreement and the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement. By comparing the EU’s tariff concessions on goods in both instances, I identify the goods that were liberalised in the former agreement but excluded from the latter. READ MORE