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.


Realism, Idealism, and U.S. Trade Policy

Peter S. Rashish | American-German Institute | 03/13/2024

For nearly 100 years, U.S. trade policy has been judged by where it is situated along a continuum from protectionism to free trade. With the Reciprocal Trade Agreements Act of…

The China Policy Gap Between Biden and Trump is Bigger Than You Think

Jiachen Shi | The Diplomat | 03/12/2024

Rhetorically, the two presidential candidates hit ma...

China Bought None Of The Extra $200 Billion Of US Exports In Trump’s Trade Deal

Chad P. Brown | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 02/08/2022

Whether For the ‘Right’ or ‘Wrong’ Reasons, Just Lift the Tariffs

Christine McDaniel | The Hill | 06/07/2021

The tariffs put in place by t...

Buying American is Harder than it Sounds. Jeep is a Good Example.

Nathan Bomey and Javier Zarracina | USA TODAY | 05/03/2021

Buy American. It’s a common refrain a...


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