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US-Africa Leaders Summit Could Make History—If Leaders Recalibrate Trade Relations

Hippolyte Fofack | Atlantic Council | 12/13/2022

This week, US President Joe Biden is hosting African leaders in Washington from for the second US-Africa Leaders Summit. The first, organized in 2014 under the Obama administration, focused on…

Three Crucial Ways Trade Policy Can Help Us Reach Net Zero

Maureen Hinman | Silverado Policy Accelerator | 12/07/2022

Hinman is the co-founder and executive chair...

EU Passes U.S. as China’s Top Export Market

John Miller | Trade Data Monitor | 12/07/2022

China reported remarkably weak trade numbers for November, underscorin...

The Hidden Costs of Friend-shoring

Halit Harput | Hinrich Foundation | 11/15/2022

Since friend-shoring was added to the US trade policy lexicon, little has been r...

Sea Change in EU Trade Policy

Hanns Günther Hilpert | SWP | German Institute for International and Security Affairs | 10/31/2022

Opportunities for diversificatio...


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