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Will TPP Be Ratified & Implemented?

Will TPP Be Ratified & Implemented? By: Steve Craven No, this isn’t another article about how tough it will be to get the Trans Pacific Partnership through the U.S. Congress during an election year. There is enough of that sort of analysis going around and virtually all the authors assume that the United States will have the […]

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What does TPP Actually Cover?

What Does TPP Actually Cover? By: Steve Craven Today, I want to give you an impression of just how wide-ranging the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement is.You can see the full agreement at and thorough summaries of each chapter at But just looking at the chapter titles will give you a good understanding of […]

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TPP: Clarity on the U.S. Timeline

TPP: Clarity on the U.S. Timelime By: Steve Craven I verbally described the timeline for U.S. ratification of the Trans Pacific Partnership in an earlier post. The Trade Promotion Authority bill that was passed last June lays out the requirements, but is not easy to follow. So I was pleased to see a graphical timeline […]

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Learn the tools and know how to help your startup tap into new emerging markets. Meet investors, like-minded entrepreneurs, and new partners at East Meets West Conference, an annual event dedicated to building bridges to startup communities across the Pacific. More information at 

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