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Eurasian Economic Union: present and future perspectives

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  • Azimzhan Khitakhunov

    ()

    (Al-Farabi Kazakh National University)

  • Bulat Mukhamediyev

    ()

    (Al-Farabi Kazakh National University)

  • Richard Pomfret

    ()

    (University of Adelaide
    The Johns Hopkins Bologna Center)

Abstract This paper analyzes the economic and political situation in the Eurasian Economic Union. The basic question is why it was created after the failure of all previous integration projects in the Commonwealth of Independent States and Central Asian region? The paper examines the effects and opportunities for the regional economy of economic sanctions imposed on Russia and of Russian counter-sanctions. It also analyzes relations between the Eurasian Economic Union and the European Union and draws perspectives and policy implications for their future relations.

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Economic Change and Restructuring.

Volume (Year): 50 (2017)
Issue (Month): 1 (February)
Pages: 59-77

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Handle: RePEc:kap:ecopln:v:50:y:2017:i:1:d:10.1007_s10644-016-9182-1
DOI: 10.1007/s10644-016-9182-1
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