Free Trade Agreements: Promoting Prosperity in 2008

Publication Date: May 2008

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

Author(s): Daniella Markheim

Research Area: Trade

Keywords: Trade and foreign aid; CTPA; PTPA; trade agreements

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


Congress has an opportunity to help America reap the rewards of free trade. If lawmakers can separate myth from fact and assess upcoming trade initiatives objectively, not through the lens of campaign rhetoric, they can help to ensure that prosperity in the U.S. and around the world has a chance to thrive, both this year and in the long run.