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 Twilight of US Trade Leadership

Claude Barfield | American Enterprise Institute | 02/16/2024

As 2024 begins, the United States continues its retreat from its post-World War II role as leader of a rules-based global trading system. This retreat began in 2017 with the…

How Unpredictable Weather is Squeezing the Arteries of Global Trade

Melissa Lawford | The Telegraph | 11/10/2023

The Panama Canal has a water problem: there’s not...

Trump’s Renegotiation of the NAFTA Free Trade Deal is Helping Workers—in Mexico

Paul Wiseman, Mark Stevenson, Tom Krisher and The Associated Press | Fortune | 06/29/2023

US & EU Take Different Approaches To Electric Cars From China

Steve Hanley | CleanTechnica | 06/27/2023

Two-thirds of all electric car sales last year were i...

Biden’s Latest Climate Minefield: EV Mineral Deals

Brian Dabbs | E&E News | 05/09/2023

A Biden administration plan to use mineral trade agreements to boost elec...

A New Horizon in U.S. Trade Policy

Trevor Sutton & Mike Williams | Center for American Progress | 03/14/2023

Key Developments and Questions for the Biden Administ...


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