Regional trade agreements and procurement rules : facilitators or hindrances?
ANDERSON, Robert D.; MÜLLER, Anna Caroline; PELLETIER, Philippe;
Subject: WTO Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA) | Regional trade agreements | Market access | Good governance | Trade, investment and international cooperation
This Working Paper considers the significance of government procurement chapters in regional trade agreements (RTAs), both in their own right and vis-à-vis the WTO Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA). The paper finds, inter alia, that: (i) a strong complementarity... View more