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The Official Journal of the Pan-Pacific Association of Input-Output Studies (PAPAIOS)

Table 5 Experiment design.

From: Impact of alternative regional trade arrangements on the Ethiopian economy

Scenarios Regional integration Description of experiments Model closure
Scenario 1 COMESA FTA There is full FTA among all COMESA member countries Standard
Scenario 2 COMESA FTA There is full FTA among all COMESA member countries unemployment
Scenario 3 COMESA Customs Union All COMESA member countries move from FTA to customs union unemployment
Scenario 4 EPA EPA negotiating COMESA countries remove all import tariffs on goods originating from EU-27 unemployment