U.S. Trade and Investment Policy

Author
Matthew J. Slaughter, Edward Alden, Andrew H. Card, Thomas A. Daschle
Content Type
Working Paper
Institution
Council on Foreign Relations
Abstract
The growth of global trade and investment has brought significant benefits to the United States and to the rest of the world. Freer trade and investment, facilitated by rules the United States led in negotiating and implementing, have alleviated poverty, raised average standards of living, and discouraged conflict.
Topic
Economics, International Trade and Finance, Markets, Labor Issues, Financial Crisis
Political Geography
United States