Trade

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How Should the United States Address Its Chinese Trade Imbalance? (Audio)

Speakers: Eswar Prasad, Peter Schiff, and Shang-Jin Wei
Presider: Joyce Chang

Experts outline variables such as nominal exchange rates, foreign exchange interventions, and macroeconomic imbalances as contributing factors affecting the trade relations between China and the United States.

This event was part of the McKinsey Executive Roundtable series in International Economics

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Op-Ed

Why Trade Has Survived the Crisis

Author: Jagdish N. Bhagwati
American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Jagdish N. Bhagwati says that although free trade survived the crisis, we must remain vigilant in the fight against protectionism.

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Currency Wars

Speakers: Raghuram G. Rajan and Kenneth S. Rogoff
Presider: Jeffrey R. Shafer

Experts discuss the effects of the Federal Reserve System's monetary policy on the foreign currencies pegged to the U.S. dollar and express concern over future currency wars.

This event was part of the McKinsey Executive Roundtable Series in International Economics.

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Currency Wars (Audio)

Speakers: Raghuram G. Rajan and Kenneth S. Rogoff
Presider: Jeffrey R. Shafer

Experts discuss the effects of the Federal Reserve System's monetary policy on the foreign currencies pegged to the U.S. dollar and express concern over future currency wars.

This event was part of the McKinsey Executive Roundtable Series in International Economics.

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Renewing America

Renewing America

Currency Wars

Speakers: Kenneth S. Rogoff and Raghuram G. Rajan
Presider: Jeffrey R. Shafer

Experts discuss the effects of the Federal Reserve System's monetary policy on the foreign currencies pegged to the U.S. dollar and express concern over future currency wars.

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Renewing America

Renewing America

White-Collar Outgo

Author: T.A. Frank

National Journal's T.A. Frank reports on the overlooked US profits ranging from CareBear intellectual property remunerations to the tuition at a presitigious American University.

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Transcript Speakers: Douglas A. Irwin, Charlene Barshefsky, and Jagdish N. Bhagwati
Presider: Edward Alden

Experts assess the global position of the United States, current state of U.S. trade policy, and results of globalization on NAFTA.

This session was part of CFR's Stephen C. Friedheim Symposium on Global Economics which was made possible through generous support from Stephen C. Freidheim.

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Trade Tensions: Challenges and Opportunities After the Midterm Elections

Speakers: Charlene Barshefsky, Jagdish N. Bhagwati, and Douglas A. Irwin
Presider: Edward Alden

Experts assess the global position of the United States, current state of U.S. trade policy, and results of globalization on NAFTA.

This session was part of CFR's Stephen C. Friedheim Symposium on Global Economics which was made possible through generous support from Stephen C. Freidheim.

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Trade Tensions: Challenges and Opportunities After the Midterm Elections (Audio)

Speakers: Charlene Barshefsky, Jagdish N. Bhagwati, and Douglas A. Irwin
Presider: Edward Alden

Experts assess the global position of the United States, current state of U.S. trade policy, and results of globalization on NAFTA.

This session was part of CFR's Stephen C. Friedheim Symposium on Global Economics which was made possible through generous support from Stephen C. Freidheim.

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Beyond NAFTA: Raising Cross-Border Competitiveness (Audio)

Speakers: Jorge Mariscal, Shannon O'Neil, and Juan E. Pardinas
Presider: Ana Paula Ordorica

Experts forecast the developments of U.S.-Mexico relations as a result of the new U.S. Congress,  the need for Mexico to increase foreign direct investment in the face of investor insecurity caused by violence and organized crime.

This session was part of a CFR symposium,200 Years of U.S.-Mexico Relations: Challenges for the 21st Century,which was made possible through generous support from the Consulate General of Mexico in New York, the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York, and CFR's Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative.

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Transcript Speakers: Jorge Mariscal, Shannon K. O'Neil, and Juan E. Pardinas
Presider: Ana Paula Ordorica

Experts forecast the developments of U.S.-Mexico relations as a result of the new U.S. Congress, the need for Mexico to increase foreign direct investment in the face of investor insecurity caused by violence and organized crime.

This session was part of a CFR symposium, 200 Years of U.S.-Mexico Relations: Challenges for the 21st Century, which was made possible through generous support from the Consulate General of Mexico in New York, the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York, and CFR's Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative.

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Beyond NAFTA: Raising Cross-Border Competitiveness

Speakers: Jorge Mariscal, Shannon O'Neil, and Juan E. Pardinas
Presider: Ana Paula Ordorica

Experts forecast the developments of U.S.-Mexico relations as a result of the new U.S. Congress, the need for Mexico to increase foreign direct investment in the face of investor insecurity caused by violence and organized crime.

This session was part of a CFR symposium,200 Years of U.S.-Mexico Relations: Challenges for the 21st Century,which was made possible through generous support from the Consulate General of Mexico in New York, the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York, and CFR's Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative.

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Analysis Brief
Renewing America

Renewing America

A Closer U.S.-India Embrace

Author: Jayshree Bajoria

On his state visit to India, President Obama won export deals to generate U.S. jobs and supported India's bid for a permanent seat in the UN Security Council, but analysts noted challenges ahead for the strategic partnership.

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