Is free trade rhetoric in step with reality? Experts: Politicians' sound bites don't capture complexity of issue

Colombo, Hayleigh
September 2016
Indianapolis Business Journal;9/5/2016, Vol. 37 Issue 28, p1A
The article questions whether free trade agreements such as the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has been beneficial or a detriment to the economy of Indiana. Topics include Indiana Governor Mike Pence's stance on the issue until he became the running mate of 2016 U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump, the effects of the trade agreements on the state's exports and foreign direct investments, and statistics on Indiana's export economy and export markets in 2014.


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