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.


The Linkage between Services and Manufacturing in the U.S. Economy

Sherry M. Stephenson | International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development | 05/23/2017

Services have enabled manufacturing in the U.S. to become more efficient and competitive Services have enabled manufacturers to take advantage of cutting edge technologies and become more productive. Services have…

Services and American Competitiveness

Sherry M. Stephenson | International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development | 05/16/2017

Services are a major engine o...

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...

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...


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