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Academics and trade experts questioned on Brexit and the Northern Ireland Protocol

22 February 2021

The Northern Ireland Affairs Committee examines issues arising from the Northern Ireland Protocol and how they can be resolved


Wednesday 24 February 2021, virtual meeting

At 9.30am

  • Dr Esmond Birnie, Senior Economist, Ulster University Business School
  • David Henig, Director, UK Trade Policy Project, European Centre for International Political Economy
  • Sam Lowe: Senior Research Fellow, Centre for European Reform

Likely topics for discussion include:

  • the economic and trade consequences of the Northern Ireland Protocol;
  • Issues in relation to the movement of agri-food products and parcels; and
  • the potential use and effect of Article 16 of the Protocol.

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