The EU’s raw materials initiative may be of little benefit to the EU or to the developing countries it intends to help.
LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog
(04 Jul 2012)
The EU’s new Raw Materials Initiative (RMI), aims to increase Europe’s access to raw
materials in developing countries, while at the same time increasing development in those
countries. Benjamin Laag argues that it remains to be seen whether the RMI can actually
improve EU’s access to raw materials, and that it may also not provide the benefits it intends
to in developing countries.
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