Global trade topic of discussion at IU Europe Gateway

Donald Trump is president of the United States, Great Britain is leaving the European Union, and nationalist parties are gaining support across Europe. Is the era of global free trade coming to an end, to be replaced by closed borders, tariffs and protectionism? Scholars from Indiana University and Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin will discuss the prospects […]

IU panel to discuss Trans-Pacific Partnership

Post by IU Newsroom intern Annie Brackemyre After nearly a decade of secret negotiations, the terms of the Trans-Pacific Partnership are finalized and the full text is now public. Supporters say the trade deal will create jobs, boost innovation and productivity, raise living standards, reduce poverty, increase transparency and improve labor and environmental protections. But […]