Do free trade deals pose a threat to higher education?

By Tino Brömme and Barnaby Britten – in University World News.

Agreements such as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership between the economies of the European Union and the United States pose “significant risks to public education… and could have the effect of locking in and intensifying the pressures of privatisation and commercialisation”, European trade unionists warn.


Povl Tiedemann
October 2016


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