Tag Archives: European Union

Food Fight Blocks US-EU Trade Deal

Adith S. Sitaraman The T-TIP (Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership agreement) is said to be a very important deal between the US and the EU, by pushing the EU economy by nearly €120bn (US$ 134bn), by 2017 and the U.S. … Continue reading

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What Investor State Dispute Settlement in Canada-EU FTA Could Mean for US-EU T-TIP Deal

By Shaun Sarwar Free trade agreements increase opportunities in the global market for a number of countries. The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union provides increased access for both parties in each other’s markets. … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Trade Policies to Follow in 2015

This year is an important year for a number of trade policies and agreements between the United States and countries around the world. These trade policies are important in determining U.S. competitiveness around the globe.

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Russia to Appeal to the WTO against US, EU Sanctions

In response to the U.S. and EU sanctions that have been put in place since March, Russia is now considering appealing to the World Trade Organization (WTO). On what grounds?

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The Benefits of T-TIP for the Services Sector

Just last month, I attended an export workshop for business owners in Downtown Los Angeles. The panelists mainly emphasized how exporters of different goods benefited from existing free trade agreements. However, there was very little mention of what opportunities free … Continue reading

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