Bertelsmann Stiftung (ed.)

Who benefits from a transatlantic free trade deal?

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)
Part 1: Macroeconomic Effects

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From an economic point of view, the US and the EU would profit from dismantling tariffs and non-tariff trade barriers between both regions because real gross domestic product per capita and employment would increase. These economic gains do stand in contrast with economic losses in the rest of the world.