Trade and regulation

International trade and investment stimulate employment and increase prosperity in open economies and open markets. The Lisbon agenda and top sectors policies aim to stimulate growth and jobs, and revitalize European's economy.  Ecorys has a track record in assessing the opportunities of foreign trade and investment legislation and their impact on fair and open trade. This includes research on the impact of trade agreements and support in building policy capacity in partner countries.

Sample projects, please contact us for specific references:

  • Trade Sustainability Impact Assessment for FTA between the EU and the USA.
  • China-EU trade and investment relations from a global value chains approach.
  • Trade policy support for the export promotion of the Kyrgyz Republic.
  • Formulation Mission for the Support to Regional Economic Integration and Trade in the West African Region.