In size and stakes, the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a big deal


PBS NewsHour

Published on Oct 5, 2015

The U.S. and 11 other Pacific Rim nations have struck the largest trade deal in a generation. The wide-ranging Trans-Pacific Partnership sets new rules for labor and environmental standards and reduces and phases out thousands of tariffs on American producers, among other provisions. But there’s substantial opposition to the accord. Jeffrey Brown learns more from Greg Ip of The Wall Street Journal.

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