EU-US trade deal negotiations

Mon, Jul 21, 2014, 01:11

A chara, – Barbara Nolan (July 16th) cites an estimate that the Transatlantic Free Trade Area would benefit the EU economy by €119 billion – or €545 per person – but without including the necessary caveats from Joseph Francois’ report on the matter. The figures quoted are the upper estimates and are envisioned as realistic by 2027. Perhaps the public would be better informed if the negotiations were more open and transparent. – Is mise,

SHANE

Mac GHIOLLA PHÁDRAIG,

North Circular Road,

Phibsboro,

Dublin 7.