The Politics of Globalization: How Trade Became a Four-Letter Word
In trade deals, there have always been winners and losers, but one thing policymakers have failed to often do is illustrate this point and the net benefits of having deals. We’ll look at where previous trade deals have failed, how the new trade deals of the twenty-first century can rectify these issues and help workers on both sides of the trade deal while continuing to preserve the benefits that make trade essential to the global economy.
Guest: Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow at the Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and former Chief Economist and Economic Advisor to Vice President Joseph Biden.
IOP Spring 2018 Resident Fellow Fred P. Hochberg