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Only Trade Works: Commerce Not Conflict

Only Trade Works: Commerce Not Conflict
Sanford Henry

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Description

Transatlantic trade has played a key role in shaping the modern world yet to date little has been written on its importance in the development of the global economic and political relations. Only Trade Works provides the first history of transatlantic trade. The author charts the development of transatlantic trade from its beginnings in seventeenth century to the present day. Combining the impact of key figures who drove transatlantic trade forward, with the important role of the trading cities in Europe and North America that created transatlantic trade in the first place, Sanford Henry goes on to show how the history of transatlantic trade and its later developments in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries deliver an important political message to an increasingly volatile world: that transatlantic trade-and its latest manifestation in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)-is a clear example of how commerce trumps conflict as a means of resolving the issues facing the modern world.

Author Info

Sanford Henry is one of the world's leading authorities in asset management. He is an advisor, lecturer and commentator on US-European trade and politics, including the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and acts as senior advisor to a number of international organizations. A former Managing Director of Edmond de Rothschild he has been a board director of more than twenty finance and leasing companies. He has been an advisor to the US State Department and the US Treasury and is a former Visiting Fellow of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

Bibliographic Info

Imprint: I.B.Tauris
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co. Ltd.

Hardback
ISBN: 9781784537753
Publication Date: 18 Dec 2018
Height: 222
Width: 140

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