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U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit a Good Opportunity to Move African Free Trade Area Forward

About 50 African leaders are visiting Washington, D.C. starting today for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit. This is the first time that a U.S. president will bring together a number of a African heads of states at a single conference. The … Continue reading

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Is Africa the Next Economic Success Story?

President Barack Obama completed his┬áthree-country trip to the continent of Africa. He began in Senegal where he focused on democracy and finished in Tanzania discussing trade. So what does Africa mean for the United States? Africa may have significant economic … Continue reading

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Now This is a Really Big Deal!

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The United States and the European Union are set to enter into free trade talks. If all goes well, a US-EU free trade agreement will be the largest trade deal to exist. President Barack Obama mentioned a US-EU trade agreement … Continue reading

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Lack of Substance Abuse

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Last week, several Republican presidential candidates and President Barack Obama took to the media stage to present proposals highlighting how they would create jobs and boost economic growth. Each proposal includes free trade as one way of doing so. While … Continue reading

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