The French Senate has raised unfounded concerns about the investor-state dispute settlement from both the TTIP and an EU trade agreement with Canada. Read More. .
The Obama Administration—after allowing U.S. free trade agreements (FTAs) with South Korea, Colombia, and Panama to languish unapproved for nearly four years—lately appears eager to push Congress to ratify all three soon. Read More.
Opponents of the proposed trade agreement between the U.S. and South Korea make frightening arguments about the agreement, claiming everything from lost jobs and U.S. sovereignty to special privileges for foreign investors. Read More.
The Heritage Foundation began ranking trade freedom around the world in 1995. The newest rankings (to appear in the 2011 Index of Economic Freedom) show global trade freedom as high as it has ever been. Read More.