Why Free Trade Works for America

Publication Date: April 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Daniella Markheim

Research Area: Trade

Keywords: Trade and foreign aid; free trade; Trade Promotion Authority

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


Renewing the President's trade promotion authority to facilitate the completion of bilateral free trade agreements, reforming and reducing the scope of the farm bill to promote a successful conclusion to the WTO Doha Development Round, and guarding against populist, protectionist trade policy changes would go far toward expanding economic opportunity in the U.S. and around the world.