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The Challenges of Negotiating a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

February 26, 2013 in Economics

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama announced that the United States will launch talks on a comprehensive Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with the European Union. This initiative is big news, and potentially a game-changer for trade liberalization. In a new paper, Cato scholar Simon Lester warns that there may be some stumbling blocks along the way. “In order to succeed,” says Lester, “it is important that the negotiations have realistic goals and a clear path to completion.”

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