At a time when the global financial crisis has exposed deep flaws in the global free market, the US, Australia, New Zealand, Brunei, Chile, Peru and Vietnam are negotiating a free-trade agreement to surpass all others. Jane Kelsey and her international team of expert commentators expose the myths of yet another neo-liberal adventure.
Political implications for New Zealand -- Politics of the TPPA in Australia -- US politics and the TPPA -- TPPA and indigenous peoples : lessons from Latin America -- Security implications of the TPPA -- Lessons from the Australia - US free trade agreement -- TPPA, agribusiness and rural livelihoods -- Quarantine and food safety issues in a TPPA -- Border carbon adjustments and climate change policy -- Public health and medicine policies -- Intellectual propety in New Zealand and the TPPA -- Culture and information.
Number Of Pages: 288
Published: 5th December 2012
Edition Number: 1