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In previous posts, I have talked about various problems with the Transpacific Partnership Agreement’s (TPP) intellectual property (IP) chapter, the sequel to ACTA. Many of these problems could be solved with greater transparency. Yet the Office of the United States Trade Representative seems comfortable with this secrecy arguing that trade agreements cannot be negotiated any other way. They also assure us that they would not pursue provisions that are inconsistent with U.S. law. Yet, if history is any guide, they very well might be

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The politics of the global knowledge economy are shifting: from mercantilism to co-operation, from closed commercial regimes toward open source. Last week, the European Parliament Committee on International Trade (INTA) passed a report recommending the rejection of the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)
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Twelve countries participated in negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP): the four parties to the 2005 Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement in 2006, and eight others.
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The preparation for such legislation can proceed quickly. There is no lack of ideas for upgrading the workforce, backed by thoughtful, credible studies
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 The United States already has one of the world’s most open economies. Over 80 percent of imports from TPP countries already enter the U.S. duty-free. However, American workers and businesses still face significant barriers in TPP countries.
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