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Foes of Free Trade Get a Foot in the Door

Jagdish N. Bhagwati

Title:
Foes of Free Trade Get a Foot in the Door
Author(s):
Bhagwati, Jagdish N.
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Articles
Department:
Economics
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Book/Journal Title:
Financial Times
Abstract:
The agreement on trade between the Bush administration and the Democrats in Congress, announced on May 10, takes the demand for the integration of labour standards in trade treaties up a notch. Yet the compromise to insert stronger protection of labour rights into US trade deals has dangerous implications for world trade.
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Economics
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