What could the EU-Canada free trade deal tell us about Brexit?

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Publication Date 15/03/2016
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CETA, the proposed free trade agreement between the EU and Canada, which might be formally signed in 2016, is increasingly cited by the ‘Leave’ camp as a possible model the UK could adopt for its relationship with the EU after Brexit. Open Europe’s Vincenzo Scarpetta discusses the pros and cons of the EU-Canada deal and how easily it could serve as a template for Britain.

Source Link http://openeurope.org.uk/today/blog/what-could-the-eu-canada-free-trade-deal-tell-us-about-brexit/
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ESO: Background information: Alternatives to membership: possible models for the United Kingdom outside the European Union http://www.europeansources.info/record/policy-paper-alternatives-to-membership-possible-models-for-the-united-kingdom-outside-the-european-union/
ESO: In Focus: Brexit - The United Kingdom and the European Union http://www.europeansources.info/record/brexit-the-united-kingdom-and-the-european-union/
ESO: Background Information: CETA: the EU-Canada free trade agreement http://www.europeansources.info/record/ceta-the-eu-canada-free-trade-agreement/
ESO: Background Information: CETA: EU and Canada agree on new approach on investment in trade agreement http://www.europeansources.info/record/ceta-eu-and-canada-agree-on-new-approach-on-investment-in-trade-agreement/
Blog: UK in a Changing EU, 05.02.16: O Canada? An alternative for the UK after Brexit http://ukandeu.ac.uk/oh-canada-an-alternative-for-the-uk-after-brexit/
The Guardian, 11.03.16: Boris Johnson on Brexit: 'We can be like Canada' http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/mar/11/boris-johnson-on-brexit-we-can-be-like-canada
CAPX, 15.03.16: 10 things you need to know about the Canada-EU trade agreement http://capx.co/10-things-you-need-to-know-about-the-canada-eu-trade-agreement/
The Conversation, 20.04.16: What is the Canada trade model and could it work for a post-Brexit UK? https://theconversation.com/what-is-the-canada-trade-model-and-could-it-work-for-a-post-brexit-uk-58098

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