On Independence Day, Two Ways International Law Tests Social Contracts

Two-hundred and forty-one years later, American workers are still looking for economic enfranchisement in a world of global interdependence.

Todd Tucker
Jul 3, 2017 · 7 min read

Next New Deal

Roosevelt brings together thousands of thinkers and doers — from emerging leaders in every state to Nobel laureate economists. We reimagine the rules that guide our social and economic realities.

Todd Tucker

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I write about global economic governance: what it is, what it does, how it works or doesn’t. Fellow at the Roosevelt Institute.

Next New Deal

Roosevelt brings together thousands of thinkers and doers — from emerging leaders in every state to Nobel laureate economists. We reimagine the rules that guide our social and economic realities.