how many jobs have lost in America since nafta?

I keep hearing both parties talk about creating jobs,but we keep losing jobs due to nafta.Why not revamp nafta or work to ensure that a trade agreement does not effect American economy in a negative way?

Asked By: - 10/13/2012
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Free trade is good. Economists of all stripes; Classicals, Supply-siders, Monetarists and Keynesians, agree that this is so. Economic studies of the issue show that in rich and poor country alike, free trade raises net standard of living and creates a net gain in jobs. What's more, the jobs created are better paying... More
Answered By: Entropy - 10/13/2012
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a much shorter answer. In the grand scheme of things the NAFTA agreement has a small effect on the economy. It does allow access for American made goods into Mexico and Canada at favourable rates. Automobiles were this way before the NAFTA agreements... More
Answered By: Rona Lachat - 10/13/2012
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