TPP: An Agreement to Bridge the United States with ASEAN and Asia


Sanchita Basu Das

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 268


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: June 12, 2014
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Sanchita Basu Das, Lead Researcher for Economic Affairs at the ASEAN Studies Center, ISEAS, Singapore, explains that "Without a TPP agreement, it is highly unlikely that US trade accords with major partners in Asia can be successfully concluded and enacted upon anytime soon."

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