The termination of the United States of America’s membership of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in January 2017 was predictable as this had been foreshadowed by President Trump before he was elected. This article considers the implications of this decision on America’s influence on trade in the Asia Pacific region and the effect this decision on Australia. China the world’s largest trading entity was not party to the TPP so the question of whether it will seek to foster the TPP by taking a leading role in the agreement is debated.
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||In preparation - 26 Jun 2017|
|Event||CLE Law and Medical Conference Positano Italy - Italy, Positano, Italy|
Duration: 24 Jun 2017 → 8 Jul 2017
|Conference||CLE Law and Medical Conference Positano Italy|
|Period||24/06/17 → 8/07/17|
Blazey, P., Ashiabor, H., & Zaman, K. (2017). Is the reincarnation of the trans pacific partnership on multilateral trade really necessary?. Paper presented at CLE Law and Medical Conference Positano Italy, Positano, Italy.