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Presentation
Joining Together, Standing Apart: National Identities after NAFTA
Conferences and Symposia to 2010
  • Robert Pastor, Emory University Carter Center, Latin American and Caribbean Program
  • Alejandro Nadal, College of Mexico Center for Economic Studies
  • David Wirth, Washington and Lee School of Law
  • Louis Ortmayer, Davidson College Dept. of Political Science,
  • Leon Bendesky, Center for Latin American Monetary Studies
  • Daniel Salee, Université de Montréal
  • Jill Norgren, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Dorinda Dallmeyer, University of Georgia School of Law
  • Allan Stewart, Canadian Embassy
  • Diana Ponce

The NAFTA conference was held at the University of Georgia School of Law, February 16-17, 1995. Conference proceedings were published as Joining Together, Standing Apart: National Identities After NAFTA (Kluwer 1997).

Publication Date
2-16-1995
Abstract

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was not conceived of by its negotiators nor described to domestic constituencies as an effort at political and social integration. Nonetheless, North American economic integration combined with expanded trade regulation does internationalize an increasing number of political and social issues that previously were addressed through purely domestic legal and social processes. The speakers at this conference recognize and explore this connection by examining the interaction between the genesis, passage and future course of NAFTA and national politics, cultures and identities.

Citation Information
Robert Pastor, Alejandro Nadal, David Wirth, Louis Ortmayer, et al.. "Joining Together, Standing Apart: National Identities after NAFTA" (1995)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/david_wirth/11/