000260368 001__ 260368
000260368 005__ 20180123011138.0
000260368 022__ $$a1496-5208
000260368 037__ $$a1753-2017-1200
000260368 041__ $$aeng
000260368 245__ $$aSeeking “Better” Trade Deals: Is There Anything Beyond Good Slogans?
000260368 260__ $$c2017
000260368 269__ $$a2017-07-01
000260368 336__ $$aJournal Article
000260368 520__ $$aIn 2016, in separate electoral events in the UK and the United States, the angst arising from a perception of falling behind among many voters was successfully tapped into by the proponents of Brexit and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Slogans such as UK Independence Day and Make America Great Again captured the feeling of angst. Both the Leave campaign and Donald Trump suggested that existing trade arrangements were to blame and that new trading arrangements could redress the perceived decline. Neither, however, put forth any specific policies outlining how this was to be accomplished. This article examines the options for altering international trade arrangements in ways that could achieve a reversal of the fortunes of those left behind. The conclusion, after examining various trade policy options, is that there is no obvious path to achieving the desired result through changes in trading arrangements.
000260368 542__ $$fBy depositing this Content ('Content') in AgEcon Search, I agree that  I am solely responsible for any consequences of uploading this Content to AgEcon Search and making it publicly available, and I represent and warrant that: I am either the sole creator and the owner of the copyrights and all other rights in the Content; or, without obtaining another’s permission, I have the right to deposit the Content in an archive such as AgEcon Search. To the extent that any portions of the Content are not my own creation, they are used with the copyright holder’s express permission or as permitted by law. Additionally, the Content does not infringe the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of another, nor does the Content violate any laws or another’s rights of privacy or publicity. The Content contains no restricted, private, confidential, or otherwise protected data or information that should not be publicly shared. I understand that AgEcon Search will do its best to provide perpetual access to my Content. In order to support these efforts, I grant the Regents of the University of Minnesota ('University'), through AgEcon Search, the following non-exclusive, irrevocable, royalty-free, world-wide rights and licenses: to access, reproduce, distribute and publicly display the Content, in whole or in part, in order to secure, preserve and make it publicly available, and to make derivative works based upon the Content in order to migrate the Content to other media or formats, or to preserve its public access. These terms do not transfer ownership of the copyright(s) in the Content. These terms only grant to the University the limited license outlined above.
000260368 546__ $$aEnglish
000260368 6531_ $$aBrexit
000260368 6531_ $$aDonald Trump
000260368 6531_ $$anew trade arrangements
000260368 6531_ $$arenegotiation
000260368 6531_ $$areturn of jobs
000260368 700__ $$aKerr, William A.
000260368 773__ $$jVolume 18$$kNumber 1$$o13$$q1$$tEstey Journal of International Law and Trade Policy
000260368 8560_ $$fwilliam.kerr@usask.ca
000260368 8564_ $$s107443$$uhttps://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/260368/files/Kerr18-1lay.pdf
000260368 909CO $$ooai:ageconsearch.umn.edu:260368$$pGLOBAL_SET
000260368 980__ $$a1753