April 18, 2013

Regulatory Protectionism: A Hidden Threat to Free Trade

Regulatory Protectionism: A Hidden Threat to Free Trade

Featuring K. William Watson, Trade Policy Analyst, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; Donald J. Boudreaux, Professor, George Mason University Department of Economics, and Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute; and James Bacchus, Former World Trade Organization Appellate Body Chairman; moderated by Sallie James, Trade Policy Analyst, 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.

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.

December 14, 2010

The U.S. Generalized System of Preferences: Helping the Poor, But at What Price?

The U.S. Generalized System of Preferences: Helping the Poor, But at What Price?

Featuring Sallie James, Trade Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; Edward Gresser, Director, Project on Trade and Global Markets, Democratic Leadership Council; and Chakarin Komolsiri, Minister-Counsellor, Royal Thai Embassy. Moderated by Daniel Griswold, Director, Center for Trade Policy Studies, 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.

November 6, 2009

Mad about Trade: Why Main Street America Should Embrace Globalization

Mad about Trade: Why Main Street America Should Embrace Globalization

Featuring the author, Daniel Griswold, Director, Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute; with comments by Steven Pearlstein, Business and economy columnist, The Washington Post. Moderated by Daniel J. Ikenson, Associate Director, Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

June 15, 2009

Restoring the Pro-Trade Consensus

Restoring the Pro-Trade Consensus

Featuring Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX), Founder, Congressional Pro-Trade Caucus; and Daniel J. Ikenson, Associate Director, Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

May 19, 2009

Money, Markets, and Sovereignty

Money, Markets, and Sovereignty

Featuring Benn Steil, Co-author and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations; and Manuel Hinds, Co-author and Former Finance Minister of El Salvador. Moderated by Ian Vásquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.

April 28, 2009

Restoring the Pro-Trade Consensus

Restoring the Pro-Trade Consensus

Featuring Tim Reif, General Counsel, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative; Anne Kim, Economic Program Director, Third Way; and Dan Ikenson, Associate Director, Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.

March 23, 2009

Tax Havens Should Be Celebrated, Not Persecuted

Tax Havens Should Be Celebrated,  Not Persecuted

Featuring Daniel J. Mitchell, Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute and coauthor of Global Tax Revolution: The Rise of Tax Competition and the Battle to Defend It; and Richard Rahn, Former member of the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority;