Who Needs a Balanced Trade Policy?

By: Sunday January 26, 2014 6:10 pm

It’s easy to recognize that after many years of trade deficits accompanying implementation of trade agreements beginning with NAFTA the US needs to change what it’s doing. Many, including Robert Borosage of the Campaign for the American Future (CAF), advocate for balanced trade and they contrast that with the so-called “free trade” policies we have now.

 

Geithner Decides to Focus on Business Concerns at the Expense of Workers in Negotiations With China

By: Wednesday May 2, 2012 1:31 pm

A Washington Post article that essentially told readers that Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner would focus on issues that matter to business in his discussions with Chinese leaders. The most important issue for workers in dealing with China is a drop in the value of the dollar relative to the yuan.

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