Enabling ASEAN's Economic Vision
Publication Date: January 2008
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: Asia and the Pacific; Burma; economic freedom; free trade
Enhancing economic freedom is at the heart of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations' economic vision. By demonstrating serious, sustained interest in ASEAN's economic life, the U.S. can ensure that its advice and concerns are taken into account. The U.S. can also engage at the technical level in a way that enables the group to meet its objectives.