Bush, Man of Street Only one justification for trade protection has widespread support among economists: to preserve "infant" industries, those just getting started and competing against well-established rivals.
What does FT stand for?
FT stands for For Trade
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The drop in Democratic support for trade agreements has been both extraordinary and rapid.
A key funding mechanism for trade capacity building and trade-related technical assistance derives from the MEPI.
Baldwin and Magee conclude that the deterioration in support for trade liberalization over those four years may be attributed to increased concern about the employment effects of expanded trade, especially with respect to low-skill workers.
NAFTA provides a good example of the failure to communicate the rationale for trade agreements.