October 2, 2013

The WTO and the Uncertain Future of Multilateralism

The WTO and the Uncertain Future of Multilateralism

Featuring Michael Moore, New Zealand’s Ambassador to the United States, and former Director General of the World Trade Organization; Ambassador Jennifer Hillman, Former WTO Appellate Body jurist, former U.S. Trade Negotiator, and former Commissioner at the U.S. International Trade Commission; and Craig VanGrasstek Publisher of Washington Trade Report and author of The History and Future of the World Trade Organization (Geneva: 2013); moderated by Daniel Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

September 20, 2013

The Trans Pacific Partnership: Race to the Finish, or Long Slog Ahead?

The Trans Pacific Partnership: Race to the Finish, or Long Slog Ahead?

Featuring Jason Kearns, Chief Trade Counsel, House Ways and Means Committee (Democratic); Simon Lester, Trade Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; and Meredith Kolsky Lewis, Associate Professor, SUNY Buffalo Law School; moderated by Daniel Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

February 27, 2013

US-EU Free Trade Agreement: Recipe for Growth or Road to Nowhere?

US-EU Free Trade Agreement: Recipe for Growth or Road to Nowhere?

Featuring Fredrik Erixon, Director, European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE); Simon Lester, Trade Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; David Talbott, Director, International Government Affairs, Eli Lilly and Company; and Charles Levy, Partner, Cassidy Levy Kent (USA), LLP; moderated by Daniel Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

January 25, 2013

The Pivot to Asia and the Future of U.S.-China Relations

The Pivot to Asia and the Future of U.S.-China Relations

Featuring Daniel J. Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and Justin Logan, Director of Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute; moderated by Laura Odato, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

May 17, 2012

Investment Protectionism and What to Do about It

Investment Protectionism And What to Do about It

Featuring James Bacchus, Drafting Committee Chair, International Chamber of Commerce Guidelines for International Investment, and former WTO Appellate Body Chairman; Nancy McLernon, President and CEO, Organization for International Investment; Josh Kallmer, Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Investment, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative; moderated by Dan Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

April 26, 2012

Is Immigration Good for America?

Is Immigration Good for America? - Address

Featuring: Representative Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), ranking member on the House Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement; Tamar Jacoby, ImmigrationWorks USA; Pia Orrenius, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas; Ali Noorani, National Immigration Forum; Barry Chiswick, George Washington University; Jim Harper, Cato Institute; Madeline Zavodny, Agnes Scott College; Stuart Anderson, National Foundation for American Policy; Ted Alden, Council on Foreign Relations; Bryan Caplan, George Mason University; Alex Nowrasteh, Cato Institute. Moderated by Ilya Shapiro, Sallie James, and Dan Ikenson of the Cato Institute.

April 11, 2012

Trade Policy Priority One: Averting a U.S.-China Trade War

Trade Policy Priority One: Averting a U.S.-China Trade War

Featuring Dan Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Erin Ennis, Vice President, U.S.-China Business Council; moderated by Laura Odato, Manager, Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

June 28, 2011

How U.S. Antidumping Policy Undermines U.S. Competitiveness: A Pro-Reform Perspective

Panel 1: An Ounce of Prevention: Limiting the Scope for Collateral Damage in the Early Stages of an Antidumping Investigation

Featuring Gary Horlick, Esq., Law Offices of Gary N. Horlick; Lewis Leibowitz, Esq., Hogan Lovells; Marguerite Trossevin, Esq., Jochum Shore & Trossevin, PC; Robert La Frankie, Esq., Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP; Matt Nicely, Esq., Thompson Hine LLP; Peggy Clarke, Esq., Blank Rome LLP; Daniel Porter, Esq., Winston &Strawn LLP; Daniel Ikenson, Associate Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

March 24, 2011

Beyond Exports: A Better Case for Free Trade

Beyond Exports: A Better Case for Free Trade

Featuring Daniel J. Ikenson, Associate Director, Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Scott Lincicome, International Trade Attorney, White & Case, LLP; and Donald J. Boudreaux, Professor, George Mason University Department of Economics and Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; moderated by Brandon Arnold, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.

December 15, 2009

Rethinking Trade Policy

Rethinking Trade Policy

Featuring Edward Gresser, Senior Fellow, Democratic Leadership Council; Daniel Ikenson, Associate Director, Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and Philip I. Levy, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute.