A corporate-backed study says the latest Washington trade scam will raise incomes — but for whom?By Jim Hightower
A New York Times article about Barack Obama’s Trans-Pacific Partnership opened with this sunny headline: “Trade Pact Would Lift U.S. Incomes, Study Says.”
But wait, a study by whom? It comes from the Washington-based Peterson Institute for International Economics.
What’s that? We’re not told, even though that information is key to understanding this group’s upbeat take on the TPP trade scheme.