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.


Trade Policy Implications of Global Value Chains

OECD | 04/25/2017

International trade increasingly involves global value chains (GVCs) where services, raw materials, parts and components are exchanged across countries before being incorporated in final products that are shipped to consumers…

Robots and jobs: Evidence from the US

Daron Acemoglu and Pascual Restrepo | 04/17/2017

As robots and other computer-assisted technologies take over tasks previous...

A Post-Brexit Trade Regime for the UK

Kimberly Ann Elliott | 04/11/2017

The Brexit process is now officially under way. Over the next two years, the United Kingd...

Death of the power house? 3D printing, blockchain, and trade negotiations

Magnus Rentzhog | 04/03/2017

3D printing, blockchain technology, and decentralised produ...

Are Global Supply Chains Still the Future of Trade?

Kimberly Ann Elliott | 02/16/2017

After the initial rapid recovery from the Great Recession, global trade grow...

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...

Global Trends: Paradox of Progress

National Intelligence Council | 01/11/2017

Thinking about the future is vital but hard. Crises keep intruding, making it all bu...


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