The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A New Role of the United States of America and Japan in the Asia-Pacific
27 Pages Posted: 20 Mar 2017
Date Written: February 15, 2017
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is currently in a very challenging situation. After years of negotiation, the TPP was finally signed. However, once Trump Administration has begun, the United States of America is no longer supporting the TPP and this uncertain situation may generate new possibilities for the TPP members. In this regard, this article evaluates the new role of the USA and Japan towards the Asia-Pacific.
Keywords: TPP, Japan, US, USA, Asia-Pacific, role
JEL Classification: F59, F19, Q27
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