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TPP Opens Doors for the U.S. Services Sector

by Natalie Hatour The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement was signed between the United States and 11 other countries on October 5, 2015. As the agreement undergoes approval by each member country, the TPP presents opportunities for the U.S. services sector, … Continue reading

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It is Not About China! Will East Asia Be the Economy of the Future?

During the 2012 U.S. presidential elections, the topic of what to do about China’s trade practices, which have been criticized for violating World Trade Organization rules and giving China an unfair comparative advantage, surfaced repeatedly. Discussions about U.S. relations with Asia often turn toward … Continue reading

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