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Trade Agreements: Path to Prosperity

Trade Agreements: Path to Prosperity

This blog was originally posted on WE DECIDE 2016. With the all the hysteria flying left and right in this election cycle, it’s no wonder folks are second-guessing why the U.S. even pursues free trade agreements. But the overheated rhetoric of presidential campaigns is obfuscating what really is at stake- American competitiveness. The United States […]

2015 Global #IPSummit: Illuminating the Possibilities

2015 Global #IPSummit: Illuminating the Possibilities

U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin G. Hatch (R-UT) gives the Summit’s Friday morning keynote address. By Matt Harakal What brought a crowd of over 500 leading innovators, government officials, and industry association leaders to the U.S. Chamber recently? GIPC’s 3rd Annual Global IP Summit brought in guests from as far as China to as […]

4 Charts Explain the Economics of Drug Development

4 Charts Explain the Economics of Drug Development

This article was originally posted on the U.S. Chamber’s Above the Fold. Photo credit J.B. Reed/Bloomberg. Why can something as small as a pill you pop into your mouth sometimes cost so much? The answer is all the science, innovation, inventiveness, creativity, perseverance, and investment that allowed that little pill to come into existence. Explaining […]

Obama: Raise the Bar for Trade

Obama: Raise the Bar for Trade

Earlier today President Obama offered insight into the motivation behind pursuing free trade agreements. With two massive trade deals on the table—the Asia-Pacific Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement and the U.S.-EU Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)—the stakes for American business are even higher, especially as globalization continues to pose opportunities as well as challenges in […]

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