WITA’s NextGenTrade® initiative focuses on emergent trade issues that will be at the center of trade discussions, negotiations and disputes in the years to come.


From the iPhone to Huawei: The new geopolitics of technology

Dhruva Jaishankar | Brookings | 07/31/2019

In meetings in various international capitals this summer—from a gathering of defense ministers in Singapore to a meeting of economic policy heavyweights and CEOs in Paris—discussions frequently revolved around the…

Technology, Automation, and Employment: Will this Time be Different?

Art Carden, Steven Globerman, and Livio Di Matteo | Fraser Institute | 07/09/2019

Few topics ...

World Trade Report 2018

Xiaozhun Yi, Robert Koopman, et al. | World Trade Organization | 10/03/2018

Introduction Technological innovations have shaped global comm...

Artificial Intelligence is Trade Policy’s New Frontier

Susan Ariel Aaronson | Centre for International Governance Innovation | 01/11/2018

People are increas...

Jobs Lost, Jobs Gained: Workforce Transitions In a Time of Automation

James Manyika, Susan Lund, Michael Chui, Jacques Bughin, Jonathan Woetzel, Parul Batra, Ryan Ko, Saurabh Sanghvi | McKinsey & Company | 12/20/2017

3D-printing might not kill global trade after all. Here’s why

Wolfgang Lehmacher and Martin Schwemmer | World Economic Forum | 10/05/2017

Last year Adidas h...


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