"Why the UK-Australia trade deal could be very bad news for Northern Ireland"

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Quoted in Belfast Telgraph article.


The arguments (in terms of economic theory- especially specialisation by oomparative advantage and hence trade gains) why even notwithstanding some impact on parts of agriculture the Australia-UK free trade agreement could be beneficial to wider NI society and economy

Period26 Jun 2021

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  • UK
  • Northern Ireland
  • Northern Ireland economy, political impact on economy, devolution, devolved policies, economic policy, economic growth, UK growth
  • Northern Ireland economy, UK economy, economic growth, productivity, GDP, GVA, economic growth
  • Free Trade Agreements
  • FTA
  • Comparative advantage
  • specialisation
  • free trade
  • farming
  • Agriculture
  • Agriciulture policies
  • Trade policies
  • Brexit