Enforcement of FTAs: lessons for TPP and new trade agreementsPost, December 15, 2015
By Sébastien Jean, Kevin Lefebvre
The U.S. administration insists on the fact that the TPP is ‘enforceable’. If experience of previous US trade agreements is to offer any guidance, this enforceability cannot be taken for granted. Yet the stakes are high for both regional trade rules’ credibility, and for multilateralism’s future.