Social Debate on Free Trade Agreements: Illusions Versus Reality

Joanna Dzialo, Bogna Gawronska-Nowak, Jaroslaw Jura
2017 Economics & Sociology  
The paper reflects the problem of Free Trade Agreements (FTA) that recently have been raising vivid public discussion. The main focus of our study is to analyse the social debate on the FTA and to confront the social perception concerning the FTA with the socalled "expert knowledge". This may contribute both to better understanding of the controversies on the FTA and to proper indicating the possible sources of social conflicts. The results obtained seem to prove that the mismatch between
more » ... match between social perception and expert knowledge on the FTA does exist.
doi:10.14254/2071-789x.2017/10-3/9 fatcat:ctmx3mn74jcxzaxdwe5f2zyqsu