The Anatomy of a NAFTA Deal

Source: Mark Zandi, Regional Financial Review, November 2017
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Though the talks have hit a stumbling block, a new NAFTA agreement with only small changes is likely. Dissolving the pact would result in significant near-term economic costs and risk diminishing North America’s long-term economic growth prospects. This paper assesses the economic impact of a new NAFTA and the potential economic fallout if the negotiations and NAFTA fail.