June 01, 2022
What Is the Biden Administration’s Indo-Pacific Economic Framework About?
By Ankit Panda and Catherine Putz
Don't call the IPEF a free trade agreement.
November 12, 2019
Britain in the Trans-Pacific Partnership After Brexit?
By Michito Tsuruoka
October 16, 2019
How Close Is RCEP to Reality?
By Luke Hunt
While progress continues to be touted, challenges remain to be addressed.
July 19, 2019
New EU-Vietnam Economic Deal: Who Wins and Who Loses?
By Luke Hunt
The deal reveals Hanoi’s diplomatic acumen at negotiating past tensions relative to some of the other key Asian states in a similar environment.
November 01, 2018
The CPTPP Trade Agreement Will Enter Into Force on December 30
By Ankit Panda
With Australia's ratification, the CPTPP has met the threshold requirements to enter into force.
June 08, 2018
Between North Korea and Trade: Shinzo Abe's G7 2018 Dilemma
By Tobias Harris
The Japanese prime minister's silence on trade during his meeting with Trump was deeply revealing.
June 05, 2018
Why UK-ASEAN Trade Ties Are Thriving
By Rona Fairhead
ASEAN matters to Britain and is a key component in the UK’s drive to increase trade with countries around the world.
May 25, 2018
TPP’s Regulatory Capitalism and China’s Belt and Road Challenges
By Richard B. Stewart
The revived TPP 11 operates as a significant alternative to China's approach, embodied in the Belt and Road Initiative.
May 04, 2018
The CPTPP and Its Implications for Japan
By Eunseo Kim
The CPTPP is the cornerstone on which Japan hopes to further its economic and diplomatic power in the Asia-Pacific.
April 19, 2018
Abe in Mar-a-Lago, Round 2: Where the US-Japan Relationship Stands
By Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran
How did Shinzo Abe's second trip to Mar-a-Lago go?
April 17, 2018
Why Do the US and China Take the Approaches to IP Protection That They Do?
By Robert Farley
What explains the divergent approaches between the two powers?
March 07, 2018
The Truth About Trump’s Trade Tariffs
By Anthony Kleven
Both supporters and critics of the administration’s move could use a healthy dose of realism.