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 Bipartisan Consensus to Destroy U.S. Trade Policy

Daniel Ikenson | Cato Institute | 07/06/2020

On June 17, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer testified before the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance committees. The hearings were billed as opportunities for Congress to raise questions…

If we want to boost the economy, create certainty about trade policy

Robert Krol | The Dallas Morning News | 07/06/2020

We pay a high price for the low politics t...

Does Leaving the WTO Achieve U.S. Trade Objectives?

Philip Thompson and Chrysa K. Kazakou | Americans for Tax Reform | 06/30/2020

Ronald Reagan paved the path to ...

Withdrawing from the WTO would punish the US, not China

Marc Busch | The Hill | 06/29/2020

That’s what Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) tweeted after House Speaker Nancy ...

The WTO and TPP amid the U.S.-China trade war

Kazuhito Yamashita | Japan Times | 06/29/2020

Robert Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, will...


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