Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Heritage Minute - NAFTA
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Heritage Minute - NAFTA

234

Published on

Published in: Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
234
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
9
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. NAFTA North American Free Trade Agreement Heritage Minute Project By: Will H September 11, 2013
  • 2. Countries Involved  United States Canada
  • 3. And Mexico
  • 4. What do all three of these countries have in common? These three countries are part of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  • 5. What is NAFTA?  NAFTA is an agreement between the United States, Canada and Mexico. These counties tried to make the global economy better by taking away extra taxes off of goods made in each country and distributed outside of the country.
  • 6.  NAFTA was signed by George H.W. Bush, Mexican President Salinas, and Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney in 1992.  It passed the House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate in November of 1993.  NAFTA was signed into law by President Bill Clinton in December 1993.
  • 7. Who does NAFTA affect?  NAFTA affects the countries by giving them more money to develop goods. It helped to create jobs, and give better prices and give better selections on their goods  There have been some negative developments of NAFTA, one being, the transfer of jobs to cheaper places from the United States.
  • 8.  The results of NAFTA are that North Americans are better off after 15 years of NAFTA. NAFTA has helped grow the economies of the region and has created higher paying jobs in North America.

×