Design of Trade Agreements (DESTA) Database

Mapping international trade agreements and exploring causes and effects.
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Today 10th round on TTIP negotiation starts

See https://ustr.gov/ttip/ttip-round-information on the agenda: services offers (excluding financial services and data flows): See http://www.vieuws.eu/eutradeinsights/ttip-negotiators-to-discuss-revised-services-offers-during-round-10/ regulations on sanitary and phytosanitary measures: See http://www.vieuws.eu/eutradeinsights/video-brussels-briefing-on-trade-all-you-need-to-know-for-july-13-july-31/ not yet chapter on sustainable development: See http://www.vieuws.eu/eutradeinsights/video-brussels-briefing-on-trade-all-you-need-to-know-for-july-13-july-31/ recommendations by the ...

China South Korea sign PTA on 1 June 2015

China as the first and Korea as the seventh largest exporter signed a trade deal on Monday: See http://thediplomat.com/2015/06/its-official-china-south-korea-sign-free-trade-agreement/ and See also http://www.cctv-america.com/2015/06/01/the-impact-the-free-trade-agreement-between-china-and-south-korea the agreement should be effective within the ...

TTIP and public opinion

Survey experiment shows that public opinion on TTIP can still be formed – full paper at ...

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