II. The ASEAN Economic Community Group

This is an open ended element of the project given the vast array of economic activities projected under the ASEAN Economic Community (“AEC”). The initial selection is meant to lay the foundations as concerns some of the fundamental basic tools and instruments involved in the AEC project. Particular attention will be given to some of the implicit disciplines and challenges of moving from a tariff free zone to a Non-Tariff Barriers (NTBs) free zone.