When Brussels trade politics and farm economics meet: Do EU trade agreements enhance social development in the Global South. Ghent University
This interdisciplinary project aims to bridge these two disconnected fields of research. Combining political science
to study the motivations behind EU-decisions (= Brussels) on social trade conditionality with agricultural
economics to study the effects of trade conditions on micro(= farm and farm worker) level, we aim to reach
a more profound understanding of how trade arrangements can contribute to social development. ...