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Trade Promotion Authority and the Trans-Pacific Partnership: What Lies Ahead?

June 8, 2015 in Economics

In May, the U.S. Senate passed the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act, better known as Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), by a vote of 62–37. But the road to securing TPA, finalizing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and implementing the agreement remains long and uncertain. A new bulletin from Cato scholar Daniel J. Ikenson describes the status of TPA and TPP, provides some background, and fleshes out some of the issues that could impact the trade agenda in the weeks and months ahead.

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