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(Why) did the EEA countries accept a guillotine clauses at a later date than the original Agreement?

The dates noted in the Wikipedia article are the dates of each country's accession to the Schengen area. These dates must represent a broadening in the scope of the guillotine clauses to reflect the ...
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Why does the EEA not include a customs union?

At least in the case of Norway there's quite a few things we prefer having our own customs on, separate from the EEA, for a couple of different reasons: Health We tax some products extra in an effort ...
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(Why) did the EEA countries accept a guillotine clauses at a later date than the original Agreement?

@phoog is correct that the original EEA also has sectorial guillotine albeit called "right of reservation". It was made more explicit in the Schengen extension. According to a 2012 report ...
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