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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 an hour ago
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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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 16 hours 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 17 hours 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 17 hours 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 18 hours 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 18 hours 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 20 hours 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 21 hours 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 21 hours 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 23 hours 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 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. 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 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. 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 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. 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 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. 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 yesterday
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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TheBull
Trump NAFTA plan 'workable' but pitfalls await: analystsprovisions that could be added are "orders of magnitude superior to what is in
TheBull / Posted yesterday
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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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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 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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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 2 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 3 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 4 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 5 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 5 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 6 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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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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 12 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 12 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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TheBull
Trump bullish on 'blazing' economy but whose recovery is it?get approval in the Republican-controlled Senate. "I would say it is still Oba
TheBull / Posted 13 days ago
get approval in the Republican-controlled Senate. "I would say it is still Obama's recovery," said Joseph E. Gagnon of the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "Nothing of substance has changed yet, but markets are clearly focusing on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Japan and Europe counter Trump with colossal trade dealby following suit, but by seeking other efforts at globalization and cooperatio
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
by following suit, but by seeking other efforts at globalization and cooperation, said Chad Bown, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. ‘‘These countries are now looking for an alternative path, given what’s... Read more
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Philly.com
Japan, Europe counter Trump with trade deal that will cover nearly 30% of global economyby following suit, but by seeking other efforts at globalization and cooperatio
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
by following suit, but by seeking other efforts at globalization and cooperation, said Chad Bown, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. “These countries are now looking for an alternative path, given what’s... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
For Americans, Trump’s tariffs on imports could be costlyand Arkansas would suffer if China targeted American soybeans in retaliation fo
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
and Arkansas would suffer if China targeted American soybeans in retaliation for any Trump tariffs, according to the Peterson Institute for International Economics. It said rural Sharkey County, Mississippi, could lose up to 40 percent of its... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
West Coast lawmakers divided on ever-more provocatory, nuclear-armed North Koreaare divided on a whole range of issues,” said Stephan Haggard, a California-bas
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
are divided on a whole range of issues,” said Stephan Haggard, a California-based Korea specialist affiliated with the Peterson Institute for International Economics. One of the biggest, he said, was whether to negotiate with North Korea, and... Read more
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CBS News
It's Trump vs. the world at G-20 talksrarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, sai
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, said Jeffrey J. Schott, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "There's a lot of uncertainty about what is going to be done, because the... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Trump and EU offer starkly different trade visions at G-20rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, sai
Finance and Commerce / Posted 14 days ago
rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, said Jeffrey J. Schott, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. “There’s a lot of uncertainty about what is going to be done, because the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Trump and EU offer starkly different trade visions at G-20rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, sai
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, said Jeffrey J. Schott, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "There's a lot of uncertainty about what is going to be done, because the... Read more
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CNBC
Why Trump's dangerous trade policy won't workoffers something of value to the United States and the United States offers som
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
offers something of value to the United States and the United States offers something India likes. As Chad P. Bown of the Peterson Institute for International Economics pointed out, the Germans could equally complain that the American tariff on... Read more
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CNBC
Confidence boomed after the election. The economy hasn’t.goes up when we see strong income growth or big gains in household wealth," sai
CNBC / Posted 15 days ago
goes up when we see strong income growth or big gains in household wealth," said Karen Dynan, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics whose former work for the Treasury Department and Federal Reserve included... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump and EU offer starkly different trade visions at G-20world for any country that just wants to cite a national security rationale,” s
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
world for any country that just wants to cite a national security rationale,” said Jeffrey J. Schott, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. “There’s a lot of uncertainty about what is going to be done, because the... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump and EU offer starkly different trade visions at G-20rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, sai
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, said Jeffrey J. Schott, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "There's a lot of uncertainty about what is going to be done, because the... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Trump and EU offer starkly different trade ideasrarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, sai
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 15 days ago
rarely used national security exemption, other countries could follow suit, said Jeffrey J. Schott, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. "There's a lot of uncertainty about what is going to be done, because the... Read more
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