November 2004
Europe: A Concise Encyclopedia;2004, p113
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Information on the Four Freedoms set by the 1957 Treaty of Rome is presented. The four freedoms set by the treaty which should characterise the internal market and lay the foundations of an ever closer union among the peoples of Europe are the free movement of goods, persons, services and capital.


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