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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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Op-Ed
Renewing America

Renewing America

Reluctant Warriors

Author: Evan A. Feigenbaum
Foreign Policy

Evan A. Feigenbaum says that while the United States and China are headed toward a trade war, cooler heads will likely prevail.

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Must Read Authors: Sara Murray and Douglas Belkin

A recent Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds that the majority of Americans say free-trade pacts have hurt the United States and, in some states, it is a wedge issue for upcoming elections.

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Op-Ed
Renewing America

Renewing America

Running in Place on Trade

Author: Jagdish N. Bhagwati
Project Syndicate

Jagdish Bhagwati says that domestic politics in the United States and India has left America as the only stumbling block to progress in the Doha Round.

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Must Read Authors: Sam Lawson and Larry MacFaul

This in-depth study of twelve producer, processing and consumer countries demonstrates that actions taken by governments, civil society and the private sector over the last ten years in response to illegal logging and related trade have been extensive and had a considerable impact.

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Op-Ed
Renewing America

Renewing America

Protectionist Myths

Author: Jagdish N. Bhagwati
Project Syndicate

Jagdish Bhagwati says that the pessimism and despair that often overwhelms free traders today is unwarranted. The arguments of protectionists, new and old, are just so many myths that can be successfully challenged.

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Podcast

Boosting U.S. Growth with Trade

The Obama administration needs to do more to promote free trade and should get tough with intellectual property violators abroad, says the U.S. Council for International Business's Jonathan Huneke at World Trade Week.

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