Trade Talks

Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (Peterson Institute for International Economics) cohost a podcast about the economics of international trade and policy. From trade wars to trade deals, this podcast covers trade developments with insights and economic analysis from two of the world's top trade geeks.

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155. How trade can break up with paper (it involves blockchain)

Legally and technologically, paper documents are essential to international trade. How that could change (it involves blockchain).



154. Global Britain: How’s that going then?

A beginners guide to the spat over Brexit’s Northern Ireland Protocol, plus the UK signs a new trade deal with Australia.


 2021-06-17  n/a

153. Multilateral tax cooperation gets one step closer

The G7 economies agreed to a potential historic change in how governments tax multinational corporations.


 2021-06-09  n/a

152. The murky world of export restrictions for COVID-19 vaccines

COVID-19 vaccines and vaccine inputs are in short supply globally. How the EU, UK, US and India are all limiting exports.


 2021-03-22  n/a

151. Container shipping costs are through the roof. Who’s paying?

Companies and regulators have begun to worry about the spike in container shipping costs and pandemic-related trade disruptions.


 2021-03-15  n/a

150. Is the WTO making it harder to end the pandemic?

India, South Africa, and more than 50 other countries propose changing WTO rules for vaccines and other medical supplies.


 2021-02-25  n/a

149. Everyone Loves (or Hates) Buy America

President Biden’s first trade action was to tighten rules on what imports the US government can buy.


 2021-02-03  n/a

148. The EU’s new trade policy, with Sabine Weyand of DG Trade

Sabine Weyand joins to discuss EU trade policy, transatlantic cooperation and conflict, China, forced labor, WTO, climate and more.


 2021-01-17  n/a

147. What’s in the new EU-UK trade deal? Brexperts explain

The EU and UK announce their long-awaited trade agreement formalizing Brexit. What is covered, and what is still to be negotiated.


 2021-01-04  n/a

146. Semiconductors and US export bans – from Huawei to SMIC

How and why the United States is banning exports of semiconductors, software and tools to some of the world’s largest companies.


 2020-12-21  n/a