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Lessons From Trump’s Assault on the World Trade Organization

Ben Horton, Kristen Hopewell | Chatham House | 08/04/2021

Under President Donald Trump, the United States launched a series of attacks on the liberal trading system, in particular the World Trade Organization (WTO). Kristen Hopewell’s article in International Affairs…

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...

Tariffs and the Trade Balance: How Trump Validated His Critics

Benn Steil and Benjamin Della Rocca | Council on Foreign Relations | 04/21/2021

Before Donald Trump...

Will Biden Repeat Trump’s Automotive Mistakes?

Scott Lincicome | CATO Institute | 02/12/2021

The New York Times yesterday provided an in-depth look at the Bide...

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