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Dimensionen und Auswirkungen eines Freihandelsabkommens zwischen der EU und den USA

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  • Gabriel Felbermayr
  • Mario Larch
  • Finn Krüger
  • Lisandra Flach
  • Erdal Yalcin
  • Sebastian Benz

Abstract

Das ifo Institut hat im Auftrag des Bundesministeriums für Wirtschaft und Technologie die vorliegende Evaluierungsstudie zu den Dimensionen und Auswirkungen eines Freihandelsabkommen zwischen der EU und den USA durchgeführt. Die Studie zeigt, dass ein tiefgreifendes Handelsabkommen(Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, TTIP), welches auch nicht-tarifäre Handelsbarrieren berücksichtigt, ein erhebliches Potenzial für Wohlfahrtsgewinne mit sich bringt. Dabei profitieren vor allem mittelständische Unternehmen von den einhergehenden Kostensenkungen. Die Reallöhne in Deutschland würden um etwa 1,6% zunehmen und die Arbeitslosigkeit geringfügig sinken. Nachhaltig negative Effekte auf das Welthandelsregime sind indes nicht wahrscheinlich.

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  • Gabriel Felbermayr & Mario Larch & Finn Krüger & Lisandra Flach & Erdal Yalcin & Sebastian Benz, 2013. "Dimensionen und Auswirkungen eines Freihandelsabkommens zwischen der EU und den USA," ifo Forschungsberichte, ifo Institute - Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, number 62, October.
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    Keywords

    Freihandelszone; Außenhandelsliberalisierung; Handelsabkommen; Internationale Handelspolitik; Internationale Wirtschaftsbeziehungen; Vereinigte Staaten; Europäische Wirtschafts- und Währungsunion; TAFTA;

    JEL classification:

    • F10 - International Economics - - Trade - - - General
    • F13 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations
    • F15 - International Economics - - Trade - - - Economic Integration

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