Recovery? Why not trying free trade?

Free trade (without quotation marks) means making agreements taking out the subsidies and other distortions that could give an unfair advantage to one of the negotiators. That is never going to happen. Witness Obama and the “unbotchable” FTA with Korea, blocked by the auto unions because of the Korean HIGHER green standards.

Please, stop botching opportunities to lower unemployment and kickstart the economy! Colombian and Korean FTA’s could mutually benefit all the countries involved. A no-brainer here.

Brazil and Lula and the new president can’t have it both ways. Either the country is going to be considered as an emerging power and acts this way, or keeps on whining like the third world country is trying not to be.
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About jokerizedpaul

A member of the sipmac team with armed only with his blog. Un miembro de the sipmac team armado sólo con su blog. Casi nunca la opinión correcta... al menos casi nunca la opinión que esperabas escuchar. Almost never the "right" worldview ... not even what you expect to hear. En el Blog Opinion Renegada, Paul Maršić de the sipmac team da rienda suelta a sus más calenturientas opiniones sobre cualquier tema, y paradójicamente intenta ser también responsable, al buscar siempre sustentarlas. In the Opinion Renegada (Renegade Opinion) Blog, Paul Maršić from the sipmac team lets freedom ring, and lets it loose with his most incendiary opinions based on any given topic. Paradoxically enough his blog is also intended as a responsible one, because he is always seeking to substantiate those opinions.

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