The UK wide Customs Union backstop – Why a backstop is essential to protect the peace in Northern Ireland

In this IIEA paper, Blair Horan discusses the backstop element of the UK’s EU Withdrawal Agreement, providing both an historical context and an analysis of the implications both for the UK and for the island of Ireland.

The UK wide Customs Union backstop – Why a backstop is essential to protect the peace in Northern Ireland

by Blair Horan

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In this IIEA paper, Blair Horan discusses the backstop element of the UK’s EU Withdrawal Agreement, providing both an historical context and an analysis of the implications both for the UK and for the island of Ireland.