Why is the EU more protectionist than the United States?

It is not really more protectionist than the U.S.
24% (7 votes)
It is procedurally easier to approve trade protection measures than trade liberalisation agreements.
3% (1 vote)
The EU does not have a government accountable to the European people, but national governments that look after their industries.
69% (20 votes)
Member state leaders trade votes for protection measures through logrolling.
3% (1 vote)
EU citizens demand more protection.
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 29
Question objectives: 
Understanding EU trade policy and policy making.
Understanding international trade agreements and how they are made.
Understanding "trade defence" instruments: antidumping and antisubsidy duties.
Understanding logrolling for protection in the field of trade policy.
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