Building the Northeast Asian Community

Lyou Byung-Woon
July 2004
Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies;Summer2004, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p257
Academic Journal
Stresses the importance of establishing the Northeast Asian Economic Organization (NEAC), an economically integrated regional trade association between China, Japan and South Korea, to promote economic growth in the Northeast Asian region. Definition of NEAC under Article XXIV of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade; Overview of trade organizations in several Asian regions; Significance of cultural homogeneity in a regional community; Economic benefits of a regional trade organization to Northeast Asian countries.


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