Towards an EU-US Free Trade Agreement

“In his State of the Union address of 13 February 2013, President Obama’s call for a comprehensive trade and investment agreement between the United States and the European Union created a wave of optimism on both sides of the Atlantic. In fact, the declaration itself can be considered as an achievement as talks have been going on for a year already between both parties, without ever finding the momentum to launch this ambitious and long-expected free-trade project (…)”