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Preferential Trade Agreements and the never ending debate about their compatibility with the WTO system
Preferential Trade Agreements (PTAs) are an important feature of the global trade system, most of them being adopted in the form of free trade agreements (FTAs), or in some cases of Customs Unions (CUs). As is well known, the main difference between these two types of PTAs is that in a Customs Union the participating countries, apart from reducing or eliminating barriers to their… Read more
When a foreign investor must decide where to invest or do business, the country’s reputation is an important factor to consider. For a State, good reputation means attracting more investments from abroad, capital, technology and last but not least, precious know-how from economically advanced countries. But how a country’s reputation is built? Some insights come… Read more
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