Barriers And Benefits In Free Trade Agreements

This webcast shows that the political arguments and protectionism often stand in the way of approving free trade agreements, and nations jockey with one another in trade negotiations to gain advantage. The presenter shows that overall, economic benefits flow to the overall national economy and all the way down to the consumer level when trade barriers are lowered and tariffs come down.

Provided by: Brookings Institution Topic: Big Data Date Added: Jul 2011 Format: Webcast

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