Transatlantic Free Trade?

December 28, 2015

This month, the United States National Intelligence Council released a sobering report entitled Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds. Most important, according to the authors, if current trends continue, Asia could soon surpass North America and Europe in global power. It will have a higher GDP, larger population, higher military spending, and more technological investment. In this geopolitical context, Europe and the US need each other more than ever, making greater transatlantic cooperation crucial.

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Topics: MEGA-REGIONAL AGREEMENT

Regions: EUROPEAN UNION (EU)

Authors: PROJECT SYNDICATE

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