WITA’s NextGenTrade® initiative focuses on emergent trade issues that will be at the center of trade discussions, negotiations and disputes in the years to come.


Crafting an Open and Innovative Digital Trade Agenda for Latin America

Nigel Cory and Daniel Castro | Information Technology & Innovation Foundation | 11/26/2018

Summary Success in the digital economy depends in large part on scale. Digital innovators that have access to larger markets usually do better than competitors with access to smaller markets….

How Will the Post-Brexit “Data Wall” Affect the European Union?

Michael Mandel | Progressive Policy Institute | 10/17/2018

SUMMARY The absence of a data adeq...

The Coming North American Digital Trade Zone

Anupam Chander | Council on Foreign Relations | 10/09/2018

In 1992, when NAFTA was signed, the World Wide Web had yet...

After Salzburg: How to salvage the Brexit negotiations

Sam Lowe and John Springford | Centre for European Reform | 09/24/2018

Although EU leaders delivered the co...

Retooling Trade Agreements for Social Inclusion

Gregory Shaffer | University of Illinois | 07/25/2018

International trade law has been oblivious to social inclus...

Bringing Trade Rules Into The 21st Century

Vikram Khanna | The Strait Times | 12/15/2017

The WTO is supposed to police world trade but instead is held captive by ...


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