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Toward a Us-indonesia Free Trade Agreement: Issues and Opportunities (Policy Analyses in International Economics) Gary Clyde Hufbauer

Toward a Us-indonesia Free Trade Agreement: Issues and Opportunities (Policy Analyses in International Economics)

Gary Clyde Hufbauer

Published June 30th 2007
ISBN : 9780881324020
Paperback
260 pages
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 About the Book 

Indonesia is the largest Muslim country in the world. Would a free trade agreement (FTA) with the country be both economically and politically beneficial to the United States? What kind of benefits could Indonesia expect? This book presents a caseMoreIndonesia is the largest Muslim country in the world. Would a free trade agreement (FTA) with the country be both economically and politically beneficial to the United States? What kind of benefits could Indonesia expect? This book presents a case for improved trade relations between Indonesia and the United States and recommends advancing talks toward a US-Indonesia FTA. The authors present a detailed study of the stakes involved in the proposed negotiation and estimate the FTAs potential for trade creation, trade diversion, and welfare under different scenarios.About the Author:Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Reginald Jones Senior Fellow, was the Marcus Wallenberg Professor of International Finance Diplomacy at Georgetown UniversityAbout the Author:Sjamsu Rahardja, was a researcher at the Institute for Economic and Social Research in Indonesia- taught at the Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia