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Многостороннее сотрудничество в АТР на фоне глобальных тенденций.

Канаев Е. А., Файншмидт Р. И.

An analysis of Asia-Pacific formats and initiatives of multilateral cooperation through the prism of global trends in 2014-2015 demonstrates decreasing significance of accelerated trade and investment liberalization along the Asia-Pacific track and rising interest to strengthening regional connectivity.  A search for new opportunities to maintain high rates of economic growth and political stability make Asia-Pacific actors expand the connectivity framework upon the nascent Eurasian mega-region. This meets Russia’s interests in terms of expanding the spectrum of its foreign policy instruments in Asia-Pacific and integrating the Asia-Pacific and the Eurasian vectors of its foreign policy.