Trade: Taking the Pulse of the TPP
Note: Except where indicated in specific footnotes, all facts in this piece rely on the write-up on the Trans-Pacific Partnership provided by the United Staes Trade Representative on its website at https://ostr.gov/tpp/.
1Kevin Granville, "The Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Accord Explained," The International New York Times, October 5, 2015.
2Quoted in Jagdish N. Bhagwati, "The Selfish Hegemon Must Offer a New Deal on Trade," Financial Times, August 19, 2008.
3 Robert E. Scott, "Stop Currency Manipulation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership" Economic Policy Institute, May 12, 2015.
4 Author's calculation using data from the Department of Commerce.
5 Author's calculation using data from the Department of Labor.
6 AFL-CIO, press release on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, November 17, 2015.
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