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.


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 growth has slowed dramatically. There is as yet no consensus on the causes of the slowdown, or on its…

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...

Is Bilateralism the Future of US Trade Policy? Should it be?

Kimberly Ann Elliott | 01/04/2017

WASHINGTON –  In the wake of recent stumbles in multilateral and re...

Here Come the Robots: Imagining the Footwear Factories of the Future

Matt Vitone | 12/04/2016

Try and imagine the footwear factory of the future. What do you see?...

Intellectual Property and Access to Science and Culture: Convergence or Conflict?

Christophe Geiger (Editor) | 12/02/2016

The International Centre for Trade and S...


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