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NAFTA - On the Road to Nowhere?

Professor Philip Oxhorn, McGill University, Canada

22-Aug-17 08:35

NAFTA - On the Road to Nowhere?

The first round of negotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) wrapped up on Sunday. The renegotiation of the two decades-old NAFTA was one of US President Donald Trump’s main campaign promises and a key pillar of his “America First” agenda. He has called the NAFTA a “disaster” and “the worst deal in history.” Today, we ask what has NAFTA done for the people in North America and the chances that NAFTA negotiations might breakdown.


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