ICC United Kingdom’s John Carroll on the importance of reclaiming the global trade narrative in Financier Worldwide


In a recent article for Financier Worldwide, John Carroll, Head of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) United Kingdom’s Trade and Investment Policy Committee, makes the case for reclaiming the global trade narrative. Certainly, an anti-trade sentiment that has emerged in recent years, contributing to the rise of protectionist measures worldwide – evident in the increase in trade barriers and the fall in the value of global trade.

Carroll exposes certain trade myths put forward by politicians and those seeking to explain uneven prosperity – addressing misconceptions around the impact of trade on jobs, trade agreements only benefiting big business, or trade only being about exports.

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