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San Antonio Express-News
Will a sugar deal with Mexico affect US treat prices?And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most protected, says Gary Hufbauer at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, which favors free trade and gets funding from companies including... Read more
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Canberra Times
Icarus trade continues, with the next global crisis further away than you thinkmonths ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet politica
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
months ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet political risks cut two ways. Adam Posen from the Peterson Institute says the healthcare fiasco on Capitol Hill does not mean that Mr Trump's tax plan will fail as well. The... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trump's NAFTA could be big win for Amazon, e-commercereally magnify trade over the internet and shopping across the border," says Ga
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
really magnify trade over the internet and shopping across the border," says Gary Clyde Hufbauer, a trade expert at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Economists say more foreign shopping on U.S. platforms could create American... Read more
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Business Insider
Goldman Sachs could be about to tighten its stranglehold on global marketsCEA chair [under Bill Clinton,” said Ted Truman, a former Fed economist who is
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
CEA chair [under Bill Clinton,” said Ted Truman, a former Fed economist who is now a non-resident senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (where I used to work). Still, Cohn's glaring lack of experience in the nitty... Read more
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Columbia Star
Women in leadership roles can change the workplacehave taken on greater leadership roles in the business world, it’s paid off for
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
have taken on greater leadership roles in the business world, it’s paid off for both them and business. A study by the Peterson Institute for International Economics found that firms with women in the C-suite were more profitable. Meanwhile,... Read more
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WA Today
The next global meltdown is further away than you thinkmonths ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet politica
WA Today / Posted yesterday
months ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet political risks cut two ways. Adam Posen from the Peterson Institute says the healthcare fiasco on Capitol Hill does not mean that Mr Trump's tax plan will fail as well. The... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The next global meltdown is further away than you thinkmonths ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet politica
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
months ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet political risks cut two ways. Adam Posen from the Peterson Institute says the healthcare fiasco on Capitol Hill does not mean that Mr Trump's tax plan will fail as well. The... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Icarus trade continues, with the next global crisis further away than you thinkmonths ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet politica
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
months ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet political risks cut two ways. Adam Posen from the Peterson Institute says the healthcare fiasco on Capitol Hill does not mean that Mr Trump's tax plan will fail as well. The... Read more
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The Age
Icarus trade continues, with the next global crisis further away than you thinkmonths ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet politica
The Age / Posted yesterday
months ago that: "Our country needs a good shutdown to fix mess." Yet political risks cut two ways. Adam Posen from the Peterson Institute says the healthcare fiasco on Capitol Hill does not mean that Mr Trump's tax plan will fail as well. The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
When will the other shoe drop in U.S.-China economic relationseconomists said. “It’s a strategy that’s almost certain to fail,” said Nichola
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
economists said. “It’s a strategy that’s almost certain to fail,” said Nicholas Lardy, a China economy expert at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. That’s because U.S. trade deficits are largely the result of the shortfall... Read more
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Greenwich Time
5 Reasons You Can't Afford to Overlook It the Power of Diversitypositions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent r
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
positions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent representation from women. A recent study by Peterson Institute for International Economics confirmed just how important gender diversity can be, identifying a 15 percent... Read more
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The News-Times
5 Reasons You Can't Afford to Overlook It the Power of Diversitypositions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent r
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
positions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent representation from women. A recent study by Peterson Institute for International Economics confirmed just how important gender diversity can be, identifying a 15 percent... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
5 Reasons You Can't Afford to Overlook It the Power of Diversitypositions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent r
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
positions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent representation from women. A recent study by Peterson Institute for International Economics confirmed just how important gender diversity can be, identifying a 15 percent... Read more
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Connecticut Post
5 Reasons You Can't Afford to Overlook It the Power of Diversitypositions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent r
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
positions being held by women. The top-most position, CEO, has just 5 percent representation from women. A recent study by Peterson Institute for International Economics confirmed just how important gender diversity can be, identifying a 15 percent... Read more
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Reuters
U.S., Canada, Mexico agree on fast-paced NAFTA talksunreasonable demands, then it would be a huge bonanza for Lopez Obrador," said
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
unreasonable demands, then it would be a huge bonanza for Lopez Obrador," said Fred Bergsten, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Reporting by Anthony Esposito and David Ljunggren; Additional reporting by... Read more
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The Hill
‘Do no harm’ to Korea-U.S. trade relations – in fact, ‘do good’dismantling remaining barriers to two-way trade and investment. Gary Hufbauer
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
dismantling remaining barriers to two-way trade and investment. Gary Hufbauer is the Reginald Jones Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics.Euijin Jung is a Research Analyst at the Peterson Institute for International... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Americans prefer low prices to items 'Made in the USA'and more about the decline in people's ability to achieve the American Dream,"
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
and more about the decline in people's ability to achieve the American Dream," said Caroline Freund, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "It's a lot easier to blame the foreigner than other forces that are... Read more
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ABC News
Will a sugar deal with Mexico affect US treat prices?And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most protected, says Gary Hufbauer at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, which favors free trade. Either way, shoppers may not detect any price hikes... Read more
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FOX Business
How the US-Mexico sugar deal could impact food pricesAnd while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most protected, says Gary Hufbauer at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, which favors free trade. Either way, shoppers may not detect any price hikes... Read more
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FOX Business
How the US-Mexico sugar deal could impact food pricesAnd while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most protected, says Gary Hufbauer at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, which favors free trade. Either way, shoppers may not detect any price hikes... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Will a sugar deal with Mexico affect US treat prices?And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most protected, says Gary Hufbauer at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, which favors free trade. Either way, shoppers may not detect any price hikes... Read more
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The News-Times
Will a sugar deal with Mexico affect US treat prices?And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most
The News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
And while other commodities enjoy federal protections, sugar is among the most protected, says Gary Hufbauer at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, which favors free trade. Either way, shoppers may not detect any price hikes... Read more
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OregonLive.com
4 proposed NAFTA changes Canada, Mexico are sure to hate: analysisthere's also a chance they will be referred to this panel and dismissed. As res
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
there's also a chance they will be referred to this panel and dismissed. As research by Chad Bown, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, shows, 9.2 percent of U.S. imports from China are covered by these so-called... Read more
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express
Expert blasts EU for playing hardball during Brexit talks to force UK to WASTE timein an attempt to “force the UK to run out the clock,” claims an American econom
express / Posted 2 days ago
in an attempt to “force the UK to run out the clock,” claims an American economist. Speaking to CNBC, the President of the Peterson Institute for International Affairs Adam Posen said that the EU stands clear and firm over its negotiation goals and... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump Falling Short on Promise to Fix Trade Deficitdeals on beef, access for credit-card companies, and others as the working agen
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
deals on beef, access for credit-card companies, and others as the working agenda of these talks imply. A recent Peterson Institute study suggests currency-market intervention to offset foreign government intervention in currency markets... Read more
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TheBull
Trump NAFTA plan 'workable' but pitfalls await: analystsprovisions that could be added are "orders of magnitude superior to what is in
TheBull / Posted 3 days ago
provisions that could be added are "orders of magnitude superior to what is in NAFTA today," said Jeffrey Schott of the Peterson Institute for International Economics. The negotiating objectives published Monday are at least a workable basis... Read more
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FOX News
Trump's promise to fix our trade deficit is still falling woefully shortdeals on beef, access for credit-card companies, and others as the working agen
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
deals on beef, access for credit-card companies, and others as the working agenda of these talks imply. A recent Peterson Institute study suggests currency-market intervention to offset foreign government intervention in currency markets... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
U.S. aims to cut trade deficits through NAFTA revampreducing trade deficits is a "major concern" that could complicate the negotiat
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
reducing trade deficits is a "major concern" that could complicate the negotiations, said Chad Bown, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics in Washington. "It's not something achievable through trade policy," said... Read more
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The Hill
Trump's steel push hits heavy oppositionof the broader economy. “The economic case is clear that this doesn’t make sen
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
of the broader economy. “The economic case is clear that this doesn’t make sense,” said Chad Bown, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. New tariffs might not cause a recession, but another trade barrier could... Read more
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BBC News
US calls for smaller deficits in new NAFTA talksyou're not going to be able to cover everything that's in this long list of obj
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
you're not going to be able to cover everything that's in this long list of objectives," said Jeffrey Schott of the Peterson Institute for International Economics. He said it could be difficult to reduce bilateral trade deficits because... Read more
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Fortune
U.S. Makes Lowering Trade Deficit Its Top Priority in NAFTA Talkswith bilateral trade deficit s, and that's unfortunate," said Chad Brown, a sen
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
with bilateral trade deficit s, and that's unfortunate," said Chad Brown, a senior fellow and trade expert at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "There's not much that trade policy and trade agreements can do to change... Read more
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TheBull
US to push for lower trade gap in NAFTA talksto reduce bilateral deficits, which would face practical hurdles and slim chanc
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
to reduce bilateral deficits, which would face practical hurdles and slim chances of success. Jeffrey Schott of the Peterson Institute for International Economics said the US negotiating objectives were a plausible start to the process, but... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US makes lower trade deficit top priority in NAFTA talkswith bilateral trade deficits, and that's unfortunate," said Chad Brown, a seni
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
with bilateral trade deficits, and that's unfortunate," said Chad Brown, a senior fellow and trade expert at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "There's not much that trade policy and trade agreements can do to change... Read more
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EuroNews
U.S. makes lower trade deficit top priority in NAFTA talkswith bilateral trade deficits, and that’s unfortunate,” said Chad Brown, a seni
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
with bilateral trade deficits, and that’s unfortunate,” said Chad Brown, a senior fellow and trade expert at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. “There’s not much that trade policy and trade agreements can do to change... Read more
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CNBC
Private sector advisory group suggests NAFTA rewrite based on TPPsame mode we did with TPP and defeat it." C. Fred Bergsten, a member of the ad
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
same mode we did with TPP and defeat it." C. Fred Bergsten, a member of the advisory council and director emeritus of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the nonlabor members of the group warned not to focus on the "hobby... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What Milton Friedman got right—and wrong—50 years agoof time entirely. Olivier Blanchard, the former chief economist at the Internat
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 4 days ago
of time entirely. Olivier Blanchard, the former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund and now a fellow at the Peterson Institute of International Economics, is reviewing the usefulness of the natural rate hypothesis — known as the... Read more
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NBC News
Trump is determined to stop steel dumping — but at what cost?quota] is a gift to the foreign suppliers for the amount that comes under that
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
quota] is a gift to the foreign suppliers for the amount that comes under that cap,” said Gary Hufbauer, a senior fellow at Peterson Institute for International Economics. “Those who are still able to supply to the U.S. market, they get the benefit... Read more
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Business Wire
Nathan Sheets joins PGIM Fixed Income as chief economista variety of leadership roles in the U.S. government and the financial industry
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
a variety of leadership roles in the U.S. government and the financial industry and is currently a visiting fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. He was most recently the undersecretary of the U.S. Treasury for... Read more
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CBC.ca
5 things to watch as U.S. reveals its NAFTA objectivessaid Fred Bergsten, a member of the president's advisory committee on trade and
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
said Fred Bergsten, a member of the president's advisory committee on trade and a founding director of the Washington-based Peterson Institute for International Economics. Will Trump stick to it? That's an "overwhelming and pivotal question"... Read more
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Reuters
Upgrade with a dab of TPP may be U.S. recipe for NAFTA revamphave exceeded $60 billion for most of the past decade. (Graphic:tmsnrt.rs/2oYCl
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
have exceeded $60 billion for most of the past decade. (Graphic:tmsnrt.rs/2oYClp2) Fred Bergsten, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the administration would risk derailing the talks if it focused on... Read more
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dna
Upgrade with a dab of TPP may be U.S. recipe for NAFTA revampexceeded $60 billion for most of the past decade. (Graphic:http://tmsnrt.rs/2oY
dna / Posted 7 days ago
exceeded $60 billion for most of the past decade. (Graphic:http://tmsnrt.rs/2oYClp2) Fred Bergsten, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, said the administration would risk derailing the talks if it focused on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pals at last! Trump and Macron on better terms in Paristo President Trump on these issues. These issues are popular in the US and they
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
to President Trump on these issues. These issues are popular in the US and they're popular in Europe,' he said. Even so, Peterson Institute for International Economics fellow Gary Hufbauer said he expects Trump and Macron will push the issue of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
As America retreats, the world moves forward on trademodern 21st century trade agreement talks that the rest of the world is moving
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
modern 21st century trade agreement talks that the rest of the world is moving into," said Chad Bown, a trade expert at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Here's a sampling of Washington's once-courted partners who are now busily... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Trump seeks talks to overhaul South Korean trade dealcountries have seen their exports to South Korea fall even more. Jeffrey Schot
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
countries have seen their exports to South Korea fall even more. Jeffrey Schott, senior fellow in trade policy at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, says it would make sense to update the US-South Korea trade deal to cover... Read more
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Daily Mail
Donald & Melania take off for Paris for talks with Macronto President Trump on these issues. These issues are popular in the US and they
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
to President Trump on these issues. These issues are popular in the US and they're popular in Europe,’ he said. Even so, Peterson Institute for International Economics fellow Gary Hufbauer said he expects Trump and Macron will push the issue of... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump seeks talks to overhaul South Korean trade dealcountries have seen their exports to South Korea fall even more. Jeffrey Schot
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
countries have seen their exports to South Korea fall even more. Jeffrey Schott, senior fellow in trade policy at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, says it would make sense to update the U.S.-South Korea trade deal to cover... Read more
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FOX Business
Trump seeks talks to overhaul South Korean trade dealcountries have seen their exports to South Korea fall even more. Jeffrey Schot
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
countries have seen their exports to South Korea fall even more. Jeffrey Schott, senior fellow in trade policy at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, says it would make sense to update the U.S.-South Korea trade deal to cover... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump & Macron look to find common ground on Syria in whirlwind visitto President Trump on these issues. These issues are popular in the US and they
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
to President Trump on these issues. These issues are popular in the US and they're popular in Europe,’ he said. Even so, Peterson Institute fellow Gary Hufbauer said he expects Trump and Macron will push the issue of climate change aside, for... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Beyond crazy': U.S. threatens tariffs on steel imports for 'national security'doesn't seem as though economic logic is what's driving [the U.S.] decisions,"
CBC.ca / Posted 13 days ago
doesn't seem as though economic logic is what's driving [the U.S.] decisions," said Chad Bown, a senior fellow with the Peterson Institute for International Economics. On the campaign trail last year, Trump railed against the evil of Chinese... Read more
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The Morning Call
Elizabeth Winkler: Trump's trade threats appear to be working - for nowon its G-20 peers than during the same period a year before, according to the r
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
on its G-20 peers than during the same period a year before, according to the report. Caroline Freund, an economist at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, calls this a "backlash to the backlash against globalization." Trump's... Read more
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