Articles Tagués ‘TISA’

Libres jugements

La juriste Danièle Favari détaille les dangers de l’Accord sur le commerce des services, négocié secrètement par l’Union européenne.

Depuis que le traité de Maastricht a interdit à la Banque centrale européenne d’accorder des découverts ou tout autre type de crédit aux institutions centrales et aux autorités régionales ou locales, les États sont obligés de se financer sur les marchés. Augmentant perpétuellement leurs déficits budgétaires et le poids de leur dette.

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Memorandum on Leaked TISA Financial Services Text

by Professor Jane Kelsey, Faculty of Law, University of Auckland, New Zealand

This memorandum provides a preliminary analysis of the leaked financial services chapter of the Trade in Services Agreement dated 14 April 2014. It makes the following points:

  • The secrecy of negotiating documents exceeds even the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) and runs counter to moves in the WTO towards greater openness.
  • The TISA is being promoted by the same governments that installed the failed model of financial (de)regulation in the WTO and which has been blamed for helping to fuel the Global Financial Crisis (GFC).
  • The same states shut down moves by other WTO Members to critically debate these rules following the GFC with a view to reform.
  • They want to expand and deepen the existing regime through TISA, bypassing the stalled Doha round at the WTO and creating a new template…

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