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 Global Drug Supply Chain

Christopher Holt | American Action Forum | 04/10/2020

At the start of 2020, reducing the prices American patients pay for prescription medications was at the top of the health care priority list for federal policymakers. The coronavirus pandemic…

COVID-19 complicates US-China relations

Stephen Olson | Hinrich Foundation | 04/09/2020

The Coronavirus pandemic is reshaping the way the world lives, works, and...

Surface-Level Public Policy Prescriptions Exacerbate the Pandemic

Veronique de Rugy | Mercatus Center | 04/09/2020

A pandemic is not the time for imprudent public...

A Quick and Dirty Lesson about the Trade Deficit

Daniel J. Ikenson | CATO Institute | 04/04/2020

The trade balance is calculated as the difference between the val...

In the Coronavirus Fight, U.S. Biomedical Innovation Offers Hope

Stephen Ezell | Information Technology & Innovation Foundation | 03/30/2020

Faced with a rapidly ...

Buy American – Coronavirus Edition

Douglas Holtz-Eakin | American Action Forum | 03/19/2020

The idea of “Buy American” is hardly new; it has the same perpetual,...


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