UK Must Go Full Steam Ahead with Brexit
Diana Furchtgott-Roth, MarketWatch
Early in 2017 U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to lay out plans for the nation’s departure from the European Union. Although leaving is not an easy process, when completed it will lead to more efficient regulation, higher GDP growth, and closer trade relationships with other countries, including the United States. Steve Baker, Conservative Member of Parliament from High Wycombe and a leader of a group of pro-Brexit MPs, told me, “I’m excited to discover the possibility of the USA and U.K. catalyzing a new platform agreement for trade which works for everyone by promoting free and fair competition while defending against predatory practices. The opportunities are immense.” Read more here.