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 Economic Losses from Ending the WTO Moratorium on Electronic Transmissions

Hosuk Lee-Makiyama | European Centre for International Political Economy | Badri Narayanan | McKinsey Global Institute | 08/01/2019

Background Since 1998, the WTO Members have applied a moratorium against tariffs on international electronic transmissions (commonly referred to as the WTO ‘E-Commerce’ Moratorium). However, some WTO Members have recently…

How to Strengthen Europe’s Policy Brief Agenda on Digital Connectivity

Maaike Okano-Heijmans | Netherlands Institute of International Relations Clingendael | 07/11/2019

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

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

Few topics ...

The Rise of Global Innovation by US Multinationals Poses Risks and Opportunities

Lee G. Branstetter, Britta Glennon, and J. Bradford Jensen | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 06/25/2019

WITA’s NextGenTrade® Presents: 21st Century Trade: Digital, Printed

Kenneth I. Levinson (WITA) and Robert Moran (Brunswick) | 06/04/2019

While nations quarrel...


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