The Importance of NAFTA and Free Trade to Texas – A TCCRI Policy White Paper

The Importance of NAFTA and Free Trade to Texas – A TCCRI Policy White Paper

The Importance of NAFTA and Free Trade to Texas

A Policy White Paper

October 2017

“Few ideas have been as widely accepted by economists and as roundly rejected by many other people as the doctrine of free international trade.”

Background: Free Trade in Theory and Practice

Free trade between nations is one of the foundational concepts of modern economics. In the 19th century, British economist David Ricardo demonstrated in the clearest possible terms how unfettered trade between nations benefits both countries:

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