Investigating TTIP: International Trade Law, Health Systems And Public Health

Posted on February 11, 2015 in Europe, Europe, Europe

Free trade agreements (FTAs) have the declared aim of seeking to increase global trade and promote economic growth. Historically, economic growth has led to improved population health. Yet this link is now weakening, and attention is being focussed on assessing the effect of FTAs on health and the ability of government to mitigate against negative impact. Within this context, this study presents an assessment of the health impact of the proposed FTA between the United States and the European Union…

Alcohol Harm, Alcohol Industry Lobbyism, Alcohol Policy, Evidence, Free Trade, Global, News, Public Health, Report, TTIP
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