Issue Brief: International Trade and Investment

Issue BriefJan 19, 2021 - 3:45pm

Trump’s Trade Policy: An Assessment

By John MurphyWere the Trump administration’s trade policies a success? Arriving at a full assessment of their costs and benefits will take time, but doing so is useful in charting a path forward for American trade policy.

Issue BriefJan 12, 2021 - 10:00am

International Trade, Investment, and Regulatory Policy Objectives

New for 2020, the Chamber outlines the top policy priorities for international trade and investment. The Chamber advocates for trade and investment agreements that are fair and accountable create a level playing field and put American families and workers first. 

Issue BriefDec 11, 2020 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber Urges Year-End Action on MTB, GSP

With end-of-year legislation to fund the government and provide pandemic relief under debate in Congress, it is important that legislation to renew the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) and the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) not get lost in the shuffle.

Issue BriefJun 29, 2020 - 3:45pm

U.S.- Israel Collaboration in Health Innovation

A public policy roadmap to advance greater collaboration in health technology and innovation between the U.S. and Israel CONTACT Josh Kram, Executive Director, International A!airsjkram@uschamber.com

Issue BriefJun 05, 2020 - 4:30pm

Sustainability and Trade: Recommendations from the U.S. Chamber

Sustainability and TradeAccording to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative and OECD  global trade in environmental goods exceeds $1 trillion annually.

Issue BriefMay 20, 2020 - 10:00am

Setting the Record Straight on the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the United States

CLAIM: The WTO was created in 1995 to manage the global economy, and in doing so has undermined U.S. sovereignty and drawn economic policymaking authority away from nation-states.

Issue BriefApr 17, 2020 - 6:00pm

Learning the Right Lessons: Safeguarding the U.S. Supply of Medicines and Medical Products

By John Murphy, U.S. Chamber of CommerceThe COVID-19 pandemic has inflicted a heavy toll on the United States in lost lives and mounting economic hardship. While our resilience is unquestionable, the pandemic has laid bare the inadequacies of some aspects of U.S. preparedness, and policy changes are clearly warranted.