To end neoliberalism and defend energy resources, Andres Manuel López Obrador must step up and avoid the inclusion of supranational arbitration mechanisms in a renegotiated FTA with the European Union.
A teach-in and lobby skill-share session about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and what you can do to impact the biggest trade deal ever.
Damage from 20 years of NAFTA shows us why latest trade deal must be stopped. Free trade creates rich people, poor communities.
President Obama has surpassed George W. Bush as a champion of globalization.
Other countries need to take the lead in reforming U.S. trade policies to promote global financial stability.
U.S. corporate lobby groups bash Australia for refusing to give foreign investors powerful new rights in the Trans-Pacific trade deal.
IPS economists join 100 colleagues across the world in advocating for governments’ right to use a proven tool against financial volatility.
I hate to break it to the Tea Partiers, but their presidential idol was less of a free-market hardliner in trade negotiations than Barack Obama.
The first trade agreement to be negotiated by the Obama administration should allow governments to control volatile capital flows.
In our globalized financial system, chaos in one part of the world can be devastating for businesses and workers elsewhere.
While no panacea, they are legitimate policy tools for preventing and mitigating financial crises.