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Beijing Exerted Pressure to Thwart Australia-Taiwan Free Trade Agreement: Former Foreign Minister
An Australian politician has revealed that Australia abandoned plans for a free trade agreement (FTA) with Taiwan due to pressure from the Chinese Communist Party. Former Australian foreign minister Julie ...
October 29, 2018
Mimi Nguyen Ly
The Road to Free Trade
Every trade, before it takes place and without exception, benefits both sides. I buy a shirt for $15. ...
October 28, 2018
The Peaceful Nature of Trade
The fact that other people own things we want is central to the reason we trade. There are ...
October 4, 2018
Donald J. Boudreaux
US, Japan Agree to Start Negotiations on Bilateral Free-Trade Pact
President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sept. 26 agreed to begin negotiations for a ...
September 26, 2018
Japan’s Abe Said to Be Willing to Make Trade Concessions to Avoid US Tariffs
Japan is willing to make concessions to Washington and enter into bilateral trade negotiations in hopes of avoiding ...
September 25, 2018
Struggling China Desperately Seeks Canada Trade Lifeline
In a desperate move, Beijing is now trying to revive free trade talks with Canada even after one ...
August 30, 2018
Canada Back at Negotiating Table for NAFTA 2.0
Canada is back at the negotiating table in talks to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) ...
August 29, 2018
NAFTA Talks With US ‘Very Constructive’: Canada
Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland on Tuesday, Aug. 28, called her her first negotiating session with U.S. Trade ...
August 29, 2018
Australia Expects Free Trade Deals This Year With Indonesia, Hong Kong
SYDNEY—The Australian government expects to seal free trade agreements with Indonesia and Hong Kong by year's end, its ...
August 17, 2018
Australia and EU Seek to Bolster Partnership, Enhance Trade Ties
Australia and the European Union have agreed to a number of measures to bolster relations and expressed their ...
August 8, 2018
Whose Trade War Is It Anyway?
War is aggression, often with the use of physical violence to conquer land, people, and power. Trade wars, ...
July 26, 2018
Trump Pitches America-First in Davos
President Donald Trump addressed the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos on Jan. 26. In his much-anticipated speech, Trump defended ...
January 26, 2018
No Plan to Start Free Trade Talks as Trudeau Continues China Trip
Formal free trade negotiations between Canada and China have been put on hold, at least for now. Prime ...
December 5, 2017
Canada a Key Target for China, Says Former CSIS Senior Manager
Canada may not be in the same league as world powers like the United States or the United ...
December 4, 2017
Is a Free Trade Deal With China Worth It for Canada?
Does Canada really need a free trade agreement with China?
October 12, 2017
Getting in Bed With a Dragon
Canada’s need to attract foreign capital and China’s desire for strategic investments abroad are playing an elaborate game ...
March 29, 2017
Why Free Trade Doesn’t Work for the Workers
According to conventional economic theory, free trade is a winner for developing and developed countries alike. That's how ...
November 21, 2016
The US Needs to Work Fast on Passing the TPP
As the din in the U.S. Presidential race gets noisier, issues of national interest are being put on ...
June 5, 2016
Japan May Have Tricky Time Passing TPP After Making Concessions on Rice, Beef
Japan, by far the second-biggest economy in the Trans-Pacific Partnership, played a key role in finalizing the trade ...
October 12, 2015
Nicole L. Freiner
We May Have Cinched TPP, but Is US Trade a Lost Cause?
President Barack Obama, with fast-track negotiating powers in his back pocket, managed to seal the biggest trade agreement ...
October 8, 2015
Trans-Pacific Partnership: Boost or Not for Participant Economies?
If negotiations are completed and ratified by the countries involved, is the Trans-Pacific Partnership likely to create more ...
August 18, 2015
The Politics of ‘Free’ Trade Agreements
Amidst news of the prolonged worldwide recession, new air strikes, secession attempts, and climate change, international trade — ...
October 7, 2014
Carmen Elena Dorobăț
Capitalism Under Siege
Mikko Arevuo, a senior lecturer in strategic management and Adam Smith Institute fellow, explains the moral foundations of ...
April 27, 2014
Mikko I Arevuo
Trading Away Democracy
Given that already ballooning corporate profits have not created a U.S. jobs boom, an increase in corporate export ...
March 21, 2014
NAFTA Turns 20, Still Controversial
This year Canada marks 25 years in the North American Free Trade Agreement, a deal that spurred huge ...
January 8, 2014
Free Trade Agreement Could Create One Million US Jobs
President Barack Obama and Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel affirmed again on June 19 in Berlin that free trade ...
June 20, 2013
Transatlantic Free Trade Zone by 2015
European officials have broadly welcomed President Obama’s endorsement of a transatlantic free trade zone in his State of ...
February 14, 2013
Pence Casts Tie-Breaking Vote After Outgoing Republican Tries to Block Trump Nominee
China Makes First Major Buy of US Soybeans Since Trade War Truce
Secret Military Bases Exposed by Russian Satellite Map Company
China Claims Detained Canadian Harmed State Security
National Guard Soldier Takes Stranded Baby Through Snow After North Carolina Snowstorm
Judge Sentences Former Trump Lawyer Cohen to 3 Years in Prison
First Lady Melania Trump Makes a Little Girl’s Dream Come True
Two Female Teens Fall Off Border Wall While Trying to Enter United States
Magnitude 4.4 Earthquake Jolts Tennessee, Felt in Atlanta
California Tax Proposal Would Charge Fee for Sending Text Messages