How trade deals like TPP fail the global poor
The Obama administration insists that the just released Trans-Pacific Partnership is great not only for the US economy - "supporting more well-paying American jobs, strengthening our middle class" - but for global development too. "TPP is the first US agreement to include a development chapter", the US Trade Representative's office writes, "incorporating commitments to promote sustainable development and broad-based economic growth."
Source: Vox Policy & Politics
Last Update 2015-11-06