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Carnegie Report

New Report Explores Nebraskans’ Views on Foreign Affairs

A joint publication of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and the University of Nebraska

Nebraskans across the state in rural and urban areas alike said international trade is the top U.S. foreign policy area that impacts the state, their communities and their ability to earn a living, with immigration policy a close second.

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Virtual Seminar, Recorded: April 24th - 6pm

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China, Trade and Covid-19

David Morfesi, Director of International Trade at MinterEllison

View the discussion on China’s role in the international trading system, how the Covid-19 pandemic may impact views of that role, and possible implications for the U.S.-China Phase One trade deal.

Salman Ahmed
Trade Matters

A podcast from the Yeutter Institute

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

A Closer Look: Nebraskans on U.S. Foreign Policy

Salman Ahmed, senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and project editor of a new report on Nebraskans’ views of foreign policy, discusses the report takeaways—including what surprised him most about Nebraska. The project was designed to test assumptions about how U.S. foreign policy interacts with the economic wellbeing of the middle class and bring heartland voices to a debate that is typically influenced by coastal cities. He also discusses possible ways to better integrate the economic experience of American citizens into the foreign policymaking process.

Trade Matters

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

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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 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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