States Could Complicate Transatlantic Trade Negotiations

Source: Catherine Bray, Council of State Governments, Knowledge Center, November 14, 2013

The United States began ambitious negotiations with the European Union this summer to establish a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, or TTIP. This partnership would bring together two of the world’s leading economies and estimates suggest the increase in bilateral trade could see a net employment gain of nearly 750,000 jobs for the U.S.