• A US-EU Free Trade Agreement: Is it Now or Never?

    February 22 2013, 01:00 - 01:00

    Join Bruce Stokes, Director of Pew Global Economic Attitudes, Constanze Picking, Senior Policy Advisor at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's European Division and the German Marshall Fund of the United States for breakfast as they go into depth about the political debate circling a US-EU Free Trade Agreement, its obstacles and potential.

    Some of the questions that will be discussed are:

    After years of discussion, Brussels and Washington seem ready to begin free trade negotiations. Why now?

    What is at stake?

    What are the potential obstacles to completing such a negotiation in a timely fashion?

    How do  Americans and Europeans feel about such an endeavor?

    What are the politics in both Europe and the United States around an EU-U.S. FTA