The more the U.S. abstains from imposing new barriers to imports from the EU, the more may the EU support U.S. efforts to change Chinese trade and investment practices.
While the rest of Europe ducked, one region stood up for important principles of responsible globalization.
Plenty of reasons why Europeans should be very wary to conclude this trade deal with the US.
An “ever closer Europe” is the only way to curb the exorbitant power of the multinationals and curtail their power to “divide in order to rule.”
Apple, Google, Facebook et al.’s prolonged tax cheating further hollows out the already shaky support for globalization.
Brexit: Everyone will lose — except Trump and his soulmate, Putin.
The notion that trade per se fosters peace and prosperity is fanciful.
The real agenda is not eliminating lingering trade barriers, but compelling downward harmonization.