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Investor-State Clauses and Other Trade Issues — Still Contentious.

     The issues of maritime shipping (containerization), export subsidies, currency valuations, global taxation, Investor-State clauses in investment treaties, and WTO litigation continue to be big issues in global trade relations. They issues go to the core of global trade today. … Continue reading

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Trade Policy & Geopolitics —Trade Policy at the Core of U.S. Foreign Policy?

            Recent developments continue to highlight a broad range of trade issues from the role of states in trade, trade sanctions and terrorism, subsidies and non-market economies (China), recent WTO cases concerning trade with China, Obama’s trade enforcement strategies, … Continue reading

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