Yeutter Institute of international trade and finance

Clayton Yeutter Instituteof international trade and finance

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Carl Pilon Lippoldt

Carl Pilon,
Senior Trade Commissioner at the Consulate General of Canada in Minneapolis

Trade Matters Podcast

Trade Matters Podcast

Tuesday | March 31, 2020

U.S.-Canada Trade and What’s Next for the USMCA

Carl Pilon, Senior Trade Commissioner at the Consulate General of Canada in Minneapolis, explains the role of Canadian trade commissioners in the U.S.-Canada trading relationship, the Canadian perspective on next steps before USMCA takes effect, and the potential impact of new covid-19 related border restrictions on U.S.-Canada trade. He also discusses the top question he gets from Canadian businesses about Nebraska and the region covered by the Minneapolis consulate. Opinions expressed on Trade Matters are solely those of the guest or host and not the Yeutter Institute or the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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Student Projects

Trade Policy Conversation Starters

The briefing paper series provides concise primers on new and emerging trade policy issues of relevance to Nebraska and beyond. Authored by undergraduate students, each paper considers a current trade policy question and offers background and analysis intended to spur further discussion, inquiry, and research.

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About the Yeutter Institute

The vision of University of Nebraska alumnus and renowned trade expert Clayton Yeutter, the Yeutter Institute connects academic disciplines related to law, business and agriculture to prepare students for leadership roles in international trade and finance, support interdisciplinary research and increase public understanding of these issues.

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Trade Matters Podcast

Making trade relatable by unpacking the new developments and long-running trends reshaping global markets.

Carl Pilon
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Carl Pilon, Senior Trade Commissioner at the Consulate General of Canada in Minneapolis, explains the role of Canadian trade commissioners in the U.S.-Canada trading relationship and what’s next for USMCA implementation.
Douglas Lippoldt
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11
Dr. Douglas Lippoldt, Chief Trade Economist at HSBC Global Research in London, explains why the U.S. and EU are each other’s largest trade and investment partners despite never having negotiated a free trade agreement.
christine mcdaniel
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10
Mercatus Center Senior Research Fellow Dr. Christine McDaniel explains why traditional trade statistics have not kept up with changes in how trade actually happens—and how this can distort our understanding of trade.
Michael Plummer
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9
Dr. Michael Plummer, Eni professor of international economics at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and director of SAIS Europe, discusses all things Asia.
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International Trade & Finance Calendar

events, hearings and notices

March 19, 2020
Open until April 20, 2020
April 7, 2020
April 9, 2020
3:35 PM CST
Live webinar
Washington International Trade Association
April 10, 2020
11:00 AM CST
event livestream
Peterson Institute for International Economics