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Leading Economists Agree: “Buy America” Proposal Would Harm American Patients and Taxpayers

National Taxpayers Union | 06/30/2020

Leading economists, including Nobel prize-winners and former members of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, are urging President Trump and Congress not to implement “Buy America” provisions that would…

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...

COVID-19 — the global rate of increase of confirmed cases is surging

Terence P. Stewart | Current Thoughts on Trade | 06/22/2020

By the close of business on Jun...


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