Edited By Gerhard Niedrist
International Agreements have been part of our economic and political landscape in recent decades. This is why, after thirteen years of operation of the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Mexico (EUMFTA), we believe this to be a good moment to explore how far we have come. It is noticeable that although the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has been the subject of plenty of academic analysis, this has not been the case for EUMFTA. This adds interest and value to the present book, which incorporates the study of the evolution of such agreement from different perspectives.
Trade, investment, business strategies, regulations and trend analyses constitute the subject matters of the series of essays presented in this work by a group of academics. Every essay explores the challenges and opportunities of the agreement from specific standpoints, incorporating the data, correlations, and other statistical analysis that provide the evidence for the relationships and hypotheses under study.
Although the EU - Mexico treaty is a truly comprehensive one (sometimes called Global Agreement or the Economic Association, Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement), with its three identified pillars: political dialogue, trade and cooperation; not one single essay refers to the agreement as a whole; rather, each one deeply exploresa specific topic, but most of them centered on the economic association part of the agreement. Regarding trade in goods between Mexico and the European Union, the first essay takes a look at the evolution of the comparative advantage in...
You are not authenticated to view the full text of this chapter or article.
This site requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books or journals.
Do you have any questions? Contact us.Or login to access all content.