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.


What’s Left of Multilateralism: Putting Six Hypotheses to the Test

Thorsten Benner | Internationale Politik | 11/04/2019

“We are witnessing the end of multilateralism.” No, just the end of multilateral certainties. In mid-September, over 50 foreign ministers gathered in New York on the sidelines of the UN…

Strengthening the WTO

National Foreign Trade Council | 10/08/2019

The World Trade Organization (WTO) is fundamental to the functioning of the global economy. Busi...

The EU’s Position on the WTO Reform and what’s ongoing

Philipp Lamprecht | European Centre for International Political Economy | 09/26/2019

To access original...

Doomed to Repeat It: The Long History of America’s Protectionist Failures

Scott Lincicome | CATO Institute | 08/22/2019

The recent rise in American economic nat...

Trump’s Assault on the Global Trading System

Chad P. Bown And Douglas A. Irwin | Peterson Institute for International Economics and Dartmouth College | 08/19/2019

How Trump can save the WTO

Marc L. Busch | Georgetown University | 08/14/2019

The global economy is about to be shaken to its foundation. By the end of this year,...


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