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Multilateralising Preferential Rules of Origin around the World

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  • Kati Suominen
  • Antoni Estevadeordal
  • Jeremy Harris
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    This paper maps out Rules of Origin (RoO) in regional trade agreements (RTAs) around the world, and observes that the restrictiveness and complexity of RoO are driven by factors specific to each RTA, including economy size and level of development.

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    Paper provided by Inter-American Development Bank in its series IDB Publications with number 9299.

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    Date of creation: Nov 2009
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    Handle: RePEc:idb:brikps:9299

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    Keywords: Trade Agreements; Integration & Trade; Globalization & Regionalization; IDB-WP-137;

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    1. Anne O. Krueger, 1993. "Free Trade Agreements as Protectionist Devices: Rules of Origin," NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc 4352, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    2. Jeremy Harris & Rafael Cornejo, 2007. "Convergence in the Rules of Origin Spaghetti Bowl: A Methodological Proposal," IDB Publications, Inter-American Development Bank 9284, Inter-American Development Bank.
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    4. José Anson & Olivier Cadot & Antoni Estevadeordal & Jaime de Melo & Akiko Suwa-Eisenmann & Bolormaa Tumurchudur, 2005. "Rules of Origin in North-South Preferential Trading Arrangements with an Application to NAFTA," Review of International Economics, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 13(3), pages 501-517, 08.
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    6. Antoni Estevadeordal & José Ernesto López-Córdova & Kati Suominen, 2006. "How do rules of origin affect investment flows ? : some hypotheses and the case of Mexico," INTAL Working Papers, Inter-American Development Bank, INTAL 1444, Inter-American Development Bank, INTAL.
    7. Rod Falvey & Geoff Reed, 2002. "Rules of Origin as Commercial Policy Instruments," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 43(2), pages 393-408, May.
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    1. Guillermo Perry, 2013. "Regional Public Goods in Finance, Trade and Infrastructure," DOCUMENTOS CEDE, UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES-CEDE 011888, UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES-CEDE.

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