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US Trade Agreements: Out with the Old and In with the New?

Sahra English | Atlantic Council | 04/18/2023

As the United States moves ahead with a new approach to trade with the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF), should it really abandon the old model of trade agreements?…

International Trade Policy is a Vital Part of Our Fight Against Climate Change

Lloyd Russell-Moyle | Labour List | 03/06/2023

One of Joe Biden’s key achievements ...

Look Skeptically at China’s CPTPP Application

Joanna Shelton | Center for Strategic and International Studies | 11/18/2021

China formally applied to the Compre...

President Biden’s Elusive Trade Policy

Gary Clyde Hufbauer | East Asia Forum | 10/31/2021

President Biden’s trade policy recalls Samuel Beckett’s play Waiting ...

The Latin American Element in China’s CPTPP Bid

Juan J Palacios | East Asia Forum | 10/28/2021

China’s bid for membership in the Comprehensive and Progressive A...

A Trade Pact Faces a Crucial Test as China and Taiwan Try to Join

Wendy Cutler | Barron's | 10/27/2021

The year 2022 is shaping up to be consequential for the mem...

US Economic Statecraft Adrift as China Seeks to Join Mega Asian Trade Deal

Joshua Meltzer | The Brookings Institution | 09/28/2021

China’s decision to formally se...


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