THE TRANSATLANTIC TRADE AND INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP
Anca MOT - Faculty of Public Administration - National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Bucharest, Romania [email@example.com]
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is a project of exceptional importance which opens a new stage in the globalization process. Given its historical significance, this construction causes numerous debates and controversies. This article attempts to draft a few reflections regarding the main elements, dimensions, orientations, the basis values, objectives and the relevant actors (economic, political, formal and informal) of this greatest bilateral trade agreement. We will attempt a decrypting, on the basis of press articles, of political discourse, and of different analyses and comments, what are the social and economic effects, what are the consequences on democracy of this market project.
Keywords: transatlantic market project, significance, actors, content of the treaty, critical points