ASEAN Finance Officials Eye Greater Integration, Push for Infrastructure Investment

Finance ministers and central bank governors from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) stressed the importance of building on strong economic growth figu...





NAFTA Countries Weigh Timing for Deal "In Principle"

Negotiators working to update the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are looking at whether they could announce an agreement “in principle” within...READ MORE


Trilateral Trade Talks Resume Between China, Japan, and South Korea

Trade negotiations between China, Japan, and South Korea resumed from 22-23 March, nearly one year after officials held their previous round. The three countries are a...READ MORE


Preparations for Post-Brexit Trade Deals Continue with US, Australia

Trade officials from the United Kingdom have been meeting with their US and Australian counterparts over the past fortnight to continue setting the stage for deeper ec...READ MORE


South Korea, US Clinch Agreement in Principle to Update KORUS Trade Pact

Seoul and Washington have reached an agreement “in principle” that would revise the Korea-US Free Trade Agreement (KORUS), South Korea’s trade minist...READ MORE


World Trade Needs More Than a Nudge

Economists usually assume that people are rational.  This year’s Nobel Economics Prize winner Richard Thaler, however, argues that people don’t always...