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.


Bringing Trade Rules Into The 21st Century

Vikram Khanna | The Strait Times | 12/15/2017

The WTO is supposed to police world trade but instead is held captive by its members and an outdated agenda. Last week, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) held its 11th…

Negotiating Trade Barriers Behind the Border

Kimberly Ann Elliott | Center for Global Development | 08/11/2017

U.S. trade agreements today look nothing like they...

Modernizing NAFTA for 21st Century Workers

Susan Ariel Aaronson and Kimberly Ann Elliott | George Washington University | 08/02/2017

After years of praise and pr...

Global Value Chains and the Changing Demands on Trade Policy

Kimberly Ann Elliott | Center for Global Development | 07/28/2017

WASHINGTON, DC – June, 2017–Tariff...

So Macron Won. Now What Should the EU Do?

William Krist | 05/08/2017

You can hear the big sigh of relief from Brussels over Emmanuel Macron’s May 7 victory.  Now...

Trade Policy Implications of Global Value Chains

OECD | 04/25/2017

International trade increasingly involves global value chains (GVCs) where services, raw materi...

Does Trump’s Withdrawal From TPP Signal a New Approach to Trade Agreements?

Jeremy Malcolm | 01/23/2017

Today, President Trump signed an executive order ful...


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