Contributors provide unique perspectives on critical trade issues. Author’s views are their own, and do not reflect the views of WITA, its Board or its staff.


More Regulation Will Not Improve Port Efficiency

Gabriella Beaumont‐​Smith | Cato Institute | 11/16/2021

Recent U.S. port bottlenecks have revealed myriad systemic policy problems affecting U.S. coastal shipping. These problems include restrictive labor, immigration, and trade policies. Policymakers looking to improve U.S. port efficiency should look at how to fix these bad…

In Colombia, Free Trade Has Come With More Violence

Genevieve Glatsky | Foreign Policy | 04/23/2021

BUENAVENTURA, Colombia—Jhon Jairo Castro Balanta was about 20...


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