The Case For NAFTA

Policy Backgrounders | Trade

No. 130
Monday, November 15, 1993
by Edward L. Hudgins, Ph.D.


Americans have always been economic pioneers. This pioneer spirit has made ours the world's richest country, with the largest economy and most exports.

Americans need not cower behind protectionist barriers. NAFTA offers us all an opportunity to profit from expanding global markets. And, by freeing trade, NAFTA continues the American tradition of putting individual liberty before government power.

NOTE: Nothing written here should be construed as necessarily reflecting the views of the National Center for Policy Analysis or as an attempt to aid or hinder the passage of any bill before Congress.

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