April Could be “Do or Die” For TPP, Part 2

posted by Richard Katz on April 10, 2015

Found in Japan, US, categorized in International Trade and Investment

Tags: TOE Richard Katz TPP Abe Obama TPA

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But, if no deal is reached at the summit—when there is always a lot of pressure to meet a deadline—there is no obvious next deadline that creates as much manifest pressure.


In this second part of the report, Richard explains why there might not be a TPP deal reached at the summit between Abe and Obama in late April.

About Richard Katz

Richard Katz

Richard Katz is Editor of The Oriental Economist Report, a monthly newsletter on Japan, as well as the semi-weekly TOE Alert e-mail service on Japan, and is also a special correspondent at Weekly Toyo Keizai, a leading Japanese business weekly.

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