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.


Forced labor and child labor — a continued major distortion in international trade for some products

Terence P. Stewart | Current Thoughts on Trade | 01/24/2021

In recent years, the United States has paid more attention to the trade distortions flowing from forced labor and child labor in other countries, particularly in China. While there has…

U.S.-Mexico Partnership Will Get More Prickly

Shannon K. O'Neil | Bloomberg | 11/12/2020

A new era in U.S.-Mexico relations has already gotten off to a rocky star...

There’s a New Front in the US-China Trade and Tech War

Aarshi Tirkey | bserver Research Foundation | 11/04/2020

In little over a year, the Trump administration...

A Biden Win Could Renew a Democratic Split on Trade

Ana Swanson | The New York Times | 10/28/2020

WASHINGTON — Joseph R. Biden’s presidential campaign has unified...

An Assessment of Donald Trump’s Record on Trade

The Economist | 10/24/2020

“We will stand up to trade cheating,” Donald Trump promised in 2016. He pledge...


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