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IEG Policy's top 10 articles from December 2017

The following articles were the most read on the IEG Policy website in the month of December 2017.

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Top 10

The most read articles for December 2017 are as follows. Select the hyperlink in the headline to go straight to the article:

  • Trump to slash more regulations in 2018 (free to view) President Donald Trump says his regulatory reform directives have resulted in the canceling or delaying of more than 1,500 regulations during the first 11 months of his term, and he plans to deliver much more in 2018.
  • Podcast: US trade policy and its impact on food and agriculture (free to view) In this podcast, IEG Policy analyst Roger Bernard reviews the first year of the Donald Trump Presidency and looks ahead to the next 12 months, including progress with NAFTA talks, withdrawing from TPP, and the possibility of a post-Brexit UK-US trade deal.
  • EU concludes "biggest free trade agreement ever" with Japan The EU concluded its Economic Partnership Agreement with Japan last month, which is expected to significantly improve market access for EU agri-food exports such as cheese, wine and meat, while offering protection to more than 200 EU Geographical Indications.
  • Review & Outlook 2018: Global trade developments A review of some of the biggest developments in global trade trends in 2017 affecting the US food and agriculture sector including NAFTA, KORUS, CETA and the ongoing WTO disputes with China over TRQs for certain ag commodities and the Asian country’s market economy status.

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