Before Free-Trade Negotiations Begin, “Cultural Exception” Already Off Limits

Friction between EU member-states, starring France, led up to the G8 Summit in Northern Ireland on June 17 before negotiations for the EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) officially began. Long awaited, the free-trade agreement would boost European and American economies and cement their roles as leaders in the world economy.  The week leading […]