“No Big Deal” says Krugman

March 1, 2014

In an op-ed for the New York Times, Paul Krugman calls the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) “No big deal”. This column looks at Krugman’s main arguments against the TPP, and looks at the larger message in Krugman’s op-ed, namely that the era of globalization and policy-driven liberalisation is over.

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Topics: GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT TRADE-RELATED ASPECTS OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS (TRIPS)

Regions: UNITED STATES

Authors: GARY CLYDE HUFBAUER CATHLEEN CIMINO-ISAACS

Publishing Institution: VOX - CEPR'S POLICY PORTAL

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