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The devil is in the detail: multinationals favour the customs union

Conconi, Paola (2018) The devil is in the detail: multinationals favour the customs union. LSE Brexit (11 Jul 2018). Website.

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In a customs union, goods cross borders seamlessly, but in a free trade agreement, border checks are needed to ensure conformity with rules of origin. Paola Conconi (ULB/LSE) explains why a customs union is key for multinationals to stay in the UK after Brexit.

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Additional Information: © 2018 The Author
Divisions: European Institute
School of Public Policy
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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
JEL classification: F - International Economics > F1 - Trade > F13 - Commercial Policy; Protection; Promotion; Trade Negotiations; International Trade Organizations
F - International Economics > F1 - Trade > F16 - Trade and Labor Market Interactions
Sets: Departments > European Institute
Departments > Government
Research centres and groups > Institute of Public Affairs
Collections > LSE Brexit
Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2018 14:22
Last Modified: 05 Apr 2021 23:21

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