America’s Trade Policy’s Research Library provides curated content on the most important trade issues being addressed by policy makers around the world.


Trade Promotion Authority: Driving Trade Deals on the Fast Track to Congressional Approval

Andrea Durkin | 05/18/2018

The current authority enshrined in the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 is authorized through July 1, 2021 unless the Congress moves to enact a resolution disapproving its extension…

Might Unmakes Right: The American Assault on the Rule of Law in World Trade

James Bacchus | 05/18/2018

As Thucydides taught in his Melian Dialogue, there are alwa...

Rebooting U.S.-China Trade Ties: “Enter Ye Through the Narrow Gate”

Chris Johnson | 05/16/2018

Nearly two weeks after the U.S. “Trade Avengers” unleashed duri...

Canada and the Trans-Pacific Partnership: Recap and Scoresheet

Dan Ciuriak | 05/01/2018

On March 8, 2018, Canada signed the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreemen...

Assessing UK Trade Policy Readiness

David Hanig | 04/19/2018

The UK is setting out on the path of an independent trade policy at a difficult time. Public interest...


Navigating the international trade landscape can be complicated and confusing.  Whether you are a newcomer to the world of trade or a seasoned trade professional, let WITA be your guide to the ways and means of international trade.


America’s Trade Policy features commentary and analysis of international trade policy in the U.S. and around the world.

Learn More


WITA subscribers receive all WITA and ATP communications. If you wish to receive only ATP communications, choose only the box that says “Subscribe to ATP Newsletter."