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Trump’s Trade Failure Can Be Biden’s Win On China And WTO

Christine McDaniel | Forbes | 02/01/2021

By former President Trump’s own metric, his trade war with China failed. He was obsessed with the trade deficit, which only grew during his tenure—which is no surprise to anyone…

Trade Policy and Race/Ethnicity

Simon Lester | International Economic Law and Policy Blog | 01/12/2021

There was some Twitter discussion last week of a new paper ...

A Trade Policy for the Middle Class

Orit Frenkel | The Hill | 12/20/2020

When he takes office in January, President-elect Biden will inherit the worst set of dome...

How Biden’s Win Affects Commodities Hit by Trade Wars, Tariffs

Joe Deaux | Bloomberg | 11/08/2020

It’s been a tumultuous four years for U.S. commodity industrie...

Tech Policy Hangovers: Unresolved Challenges for the Next Administration

Claude Barfield | AEI | 11/03/2020

No matter who wins the election today, the next presid...


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