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The New USMCA: Prospects for Passage & the Keys to the Debate

By on April 16, 2019
The New USMCA: Prospects for Passage & the Keys to the Debate

by SCOTT McCANDLESS & CAITLIN MACKAY

There could be enough votes to pass the new United States-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement. But based on historical trends, passage is not guaranteed.

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A View from the Heartland on the Importance of Trade

By on April 16, 2019
A View from the Heartland on the Importance of Trade

by DOUG GOEHRING

Farmers may not like the tariffs that China is imposing on our commodities, but they also don’t like China dragging out the process for approving registrations for years at a time.

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Time to Hit “Reset” on Transatlantic Trade

By on April 16, 2019
Time to Hit “Reset” on Transatlantic Trade

by PETER CHASE

If the U.S. and EU can resurrect at least the spirit of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, it could inject new purpose into the transatlantic partnership.

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Leveling the Playing Field with China

By on October 23, 2018
Leveling the Playing Field with China

by SIMON LESTER & HUAN ZHU

China’s wealth has grown significantly in recent decades, yet some of its trade practices remain rooted in its past as a fairly poor country.

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U.S. Trade Policy: Does it help or hinder U.S. business?

By on November 9, 2015 with 0 Comments
U.S. Trade Policy: Does it help or hinder U.S. business?

by CARLA A. HILLS

The former U.S. Trade Representative looks back on 60 years of trade policy and shares her thoughts on the challenges that lie ahead.

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Doha Do or Die

By on November 9, 2015 with 0 Comments
Doha Do or Die

by GRANT ALDONAS

The current round of multilateral trade negotiations have dragged on for nearly six years. Is time running out on the prospects of reaching an agreement?

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What Trade Means to My State

By on November 9, 2015 with 0 Comments
What Trade Means to My State

by TIM PAWLENTY

The Governor of Minnesota talks about the importance of trade to residents of his state and what he is doing to strengthen things in that regard.

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What Trade Means to the American People

By on November 9, 2015 with 0 Comments
What Trade Means to the American People

by DANIEL W. DREZNER

From the coffee we drink in the morning to the iPods we listen to throughout the day, Americans have become accustomed to the benefits of global trade.

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Dark Days Ahead?

By on November 9, 2015 with 0 Comments
Dark Days Ahead?

by DANIEL IKENSON

A storm is brewing on Capitol Hill over the future of U.S. trade policy and the course our nation should take.

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A New Trade Relationship with Europe?

By on August 13, 2014 with 0 Comments
A New Trade Relationship with Europe?

by BILL REINSCH

The trade issues dividing the U.S. and EU are not new. What is new is our common concern about the challenge posed by China.

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