Second written assignment-The EU and sustainable development through trade
Trade is a pivotal policy for the EU. Article 21 TEU assigns the EU what has been called a "missionary task": spreading its values in the outer world. How are these two policies, trade and the promotion of values, pursued by the EU? and could it be said that the EU actions also conceal forms of extraterritorial "imperialism" and commercial protectionism that bring it at odds with WTO rules?