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The Differences Between China’s Recent FTA and the TPP: A Case Study of the China-Korea FTA

  • Heng WangEmail author
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Part of the Economics, Law, and Institutions in Asia Pacific book series (ELIAP)

Abstract

The China-Korea Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is one of the latest FTAs that China concluded. The chapter analyzes the following question: how far is the China-Korea Free FTA away from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? The comparison between the China-Korea FTA with the TPP helps to understand the similarities and differences between China’s trade pacts and the deep FTA. The paper will analyze these two agreements from four aspects: coverage, services and investment, non-trade concerns and good governance.

Keywords

China-Korea free FTA TPP Services Investment Non-trade concerns Good governance 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.UNSW SydneySydneyAustralia

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