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Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership signed on November 15, 2020

Terence P. Stewart | Current Thoughts on Trade | 11/16/2020

On Sunday, November 15, 2020, fifteen countries signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership which will “enter into force for those signatory States that have deposited their instrument of ratification, acceptance,…

U.S. to Offer Loans to Lure Developing Countries Away From Chinese Telecom Gear

Stu Woo | Wall Street Journal | 10/18/2020

The U.S. government is embarking on a p...

How Some International Treaties Threaten the Environment

The Economist | 10/05/2020

IN USE FOR over six decades, the “investor-state dispute-settlement” (ISDS) c...

No, Trump’s Trade Policies Still Won’t Save American Manufacturing

Kimberly Ann Elliot | World Politics Review | 05/26/2020

On the heels of Sen. Josh Hawley’s...


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