Tagged: Trans-Pacific Partnership

Groser on Canada - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton May 27, 2015

I like our Trade Minister:New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser has attacked the Canadian milk production system, saying the industry belongs in the former Soviet Union and its market should be open to competition. A Canadian dairy industry analyst has come out to say he can not fathom New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser’s aggressive attack on the Canadian milk … Read More

TPP — can’t get something for nothing - The Dismal Science

Bill Kaye-Blake Feb 12, 2014

I have avoided discussing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations, because it’s complex and secret and yet to be decided. But a statement from Tariana Turia, Associate Minister of Health, leads me to comment. Turia’s plain packaging for cigarettes bill just passed its first vote. The bill is intended to reduce the sale of cigarettes by making […] … Read More