Economics

Trade

A few things that jumped out at me about the U.S. trade data. Some no doubt are controversial.
May 8, 2020
A few things that jumped out at me about the U.S. trade data. Some no doubt are controversial.
May 8, 2020

Experts in this Topic

Edward Alden
Edward Alden

Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow

Alyssa Ayres
Alyssa Ayres

Adjunct Senior Fellow for India, Pakistan, and South Asia

Thomas J. Bollyky
Thomas J. Bollyky

Senior Fellow for Global Health, Economics, and Development and Director of the Global Health Program

Jendayi E. Frazer
Jendayi E. Frazer

Adjunct Senior Fellow for Africa Studies

Michael Froman
Michael Froman

Distinguished Fellow

Jennifer Hillman
Jennifer Hillman

Senior Fellow for Trade and International Political Economy

Inu Manak
Inu Manak

Fellow for Trade Policy

Shannon K. O'Neil
Shannon K. O'Neil

Vice President, Deputy Director of Studies, and Nelson and David Rockefeller Senior Fellow for Latin America Studies

Brad W. Setser
Brad W. Setser

Whitney Shepardson Senior Fellow

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