Complex Impact Assessment of the Trade and Investment Agreement between the US and the EU on the Hungarian Economy

The study analyses the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and its impact on the Hungarian economy. It gives an overview of the planned TTIP, the negotiation process, the main objectives and the trade between the US and EU. The study also examines the Hungarian-American economic relations, foreign trade, the export and import market structure and the US role in Hungarian equity investments. Effective customs duties are also accounted in the Hungarian-American foreign trade, and the expected impact of TTIP on the Hungarian foreign trade flows.
Prepared for the National Council for Sustainable Development of the Hungarian National Assembly. Contract number: NFFT/25-1/2015.
Prepared by: Ágnes Nagy, Éva Palócz, Zoltán Tarnai, Péter Vakhal. The working group was led by: Éva Palócz.
Budapest, 30 June, 2015.
The study is available in Hungarian here.