New study makes the case for more US free trade deals

Source: The Hill
by Marc L Busch

“Do free trade deals work? A new study by the International Trade Commission (ITC) says the ones the U.S. has signed have had a small, positive effect on the economy. Protectionists will insist that this means free trade deals do little. That’s wrong. What the study really shows is that the U.S. needs more free trade deals with large markets, and rules that are deeper and broader than the World Trade Organization (WTO).” (07/06/21)