Blog posts tagged to "free trade agreements"

  • The remaining 11 countries still have good reason to maintain the TPP momentum.

    How can the TPP without the US still make sense?

    Published on Friday, 08 December 2017

    The revived Trans-Pacific Partnership retains significant potential for economic gains among its now 11 members, although the impacts will vary across countries.

  • Shanghai port, PRC.

    What type of protectionism should we fear?

    Published on Monday, 30 January 2017

    If history is any guide, protectionism comes and goes, so the current rising tide will recede eventually.

  • Indian driver waits for his truck carrying cotton bales to be offloaded at the Wagah Cargo Terminal in Pakistan.

    New thinking needed to boost trade

    Published on Thursday, 28 July 2016

    We need to better explain and implement free trade agreements, support other fast-growing emerging markets, keep closing trade financing gaps, and embrace new technologies to bring in more players.

  • Solving the regional and global trade jigsaw puzzles

    Published on Thursday, 05 June 2014

    The rise of mega-regionals such as the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) suggest that the world trade system is fragmenting to appear more like a jigsaw puzzle than a spaghetti bowl. How do we resolve the growing mess?