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.


The Big Question For Trade In 2022

Stephen Olson | Hinrich Foundation | 01/11/2022

With the new year upon us, here is one big question to keep an eye on as 2022 unfolds: Is a “new realism” emerging in trade, and if so, what…

Trump Tariff Increases Contribution to Inflation: ~0.5%?

Ed Gresser | Progressive Policy Institute | 12/01/2021

THE NUMBERS:  U.S. tariff collection 2021:        ...

WTO Barometer: Auto And Chip Supply Chain Issues Slow Global Trade Growth

Felix Thompson | Global Trade Review | 11/16/2021

Following a rapid recovery in global g...

More Regulation Will Not Improve Port Efficiency

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

Recent U.S. port bottlenecks have revealed myriad sys...

What Can Africa Expect From FOCAC 2021?

David Thomas | African Business | 11/15/2021

The eighth edition of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) is due t...

Why Shipping Prices Have Recently Increased

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

Many businesses are facing higher shipping prices to trans...

Biden and Europe Remove Trump’s Steel and Aluminum Tariffs, But It’s Not Free Trade

Chad P. Bown and Katheryn (Kadee) Russ | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 11/11/2021


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