Posts Tagged: Free Trade
Among the most embarrassing, yet often overlooked economic policies of the Bush and Clinton years was the penchant for making other countries restrict capital controls, even though such controls had proved effective against financial volatility.
What's the relationship between the beef crisis in South Korea, the humanitarian crisis in North Korea, and the global food crisis?
Washington is using new free trade agreements to push U.S. food--and food safety standards--down the throats of other countries.
Stephen Zunes tells you the real story behind the president's latest speech.
NAFTA is not just about free trade any more. As columnist Laura Carlsen explains, NAFTA has a new and ominous punch as well.
In recent decades, U.S. global economic policies have increasingly driven U.S. military policy.
When it comes to AIDS policy, the Global South doesn't need charity or lectures about abstinence. Generic drugs and respecting women's rights are the way to go.
Peru's new president is pushing free market policies and promoting social justice. Can he do both?
Accord wont help abused guest workers.
This op-ed ran in the Los Angeles Times on June 26, 2006.