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Special and Differential Treatment in post-Cotonou Services Negotiations

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Written by Dirk Willem te Velde

Research reports

The principle objective of the study is to assess the costs and benefits of SDT options in possible EPA negotiations on services in the CARIFORUM-EC context. The study will focus predominantly on key sectors in representative Caribbean countries. Sectors of key importance to the Caribbean (and mentioned in the CPA) include: Tourism; Financial services; Education; Mode IV; ICT; Cultural services. The study will focus on key sectors in three representative countries, with varying levels of development: Barbados; St Lucia; and Suriname.

Dirk Willem te Velde, Ian Gillson and Sheila Page