Trade Talks

By Soumaya Keynes & Chad P. Bown

Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (Peterson Institute for International Economics) cohost a podcast about the economics of international trade and policy. From trade wars to trade deals, this podcast covers trade developments with insights and economic analysis from two of the world's top trade geeks.

  1. 1.
    152. The murky world of export restrictions for COVID-19 vaccines
    36:25
  2. 2.
    151. Container shipping costs are through the roof. Who’s paying?
    22:14
  3. 3.
    150. Is the WTO making it harder to end the pandemic?
    31:42
  4. 4.
    149. Everyone Loves (or Hates) Buy America
    31:25
  5. 5.
    148. The EU’s new trade policy, with Sabine Weyand of DG Trade
    41:45
  6. 6.
    147. What’s in the new EU-UK trade deal? Brexperts explain
    32:14
  7. 7.
    146. Semiconductors and US export bans – from Huawei to SMIC
    32:35
  8. 8.
    145. Xinjiang’s forced labor, supply chains, and trade sanctions
    30:16
  1. 9.
    144. Trade policy transitions, with Ambassador Susan Schwab
    24:01
  2. 10.
    143. RCEP – Separating fact from friction
    30:51
  3. 11.
    142. Can Biden Make Trade Boring Again?
    28:56
  4. 12.
    141. Britain’s Trade Policy, 1815-2016
    27:48
  5. 13.
    140. Is shipping ship-shape?
    24:03
  6. 14.
    139. How Technology Enabled Trade: Digitization and Offshoring
    20:25
  7. 15.
    138. Trade and the worst financial crisis of the century—in 1866
    17:40
  8. 16.
    137. Imbalances, Inequality, and Trade
    33:18
  9. 17.
    136. Vaccine economics, and why we need trade to end the pandemic
    24:17
  10. 18.
    135. All you need to know about the race to lead the WTO
    29:12
  11. 19.
    134. Opportunities and setbacks for Black workers in the 20th century
    39:19
  12. 20.
    133. How one man and some metal boxes revolutionized global trade
    44:02
  13. 21.
    132. US-China Trade War: The Negotiators
    28:09
  14. 22.
    131. How travel matters for trade
    27:34
  15. 23.
    130. So you want to design a tariff schedule…
    33:14
  16. 24.
    129. Operation Quack Hack: Are China’s medical supplies safe to trade?
    25:37
  17. 25.
    128. Beautiful Trade in Ugly Times
    21:21
  18. 26.
    127. The COVID-19 Trade Collapse: Lessons from 2009?
    26:55
  19. 27.
    126. COVID-19 and Trade: Stories from the Data
    25:11
  20. 28.
    125. Coronavirus and Trade Restrictions
    28:26
  21. 29.
    124. Is Trade Bad for Women?
    21:07
  22. 30.
    123. Coronavirus: From Quarantine to Trade
    26:33
  23. 31.
    122. Tariffs, Protests and Wine
    29:58
  24. 32.
    121. Can Infant Industry Protection Work? Evidence from Napoleon
    24:09
  25. 33.
    120. Extreme Trade: The Rise and Fall of Glasgow’s Shipbuilding
    37:29
  26. 34.
    119. Stock Markets, the Economy, and Trump’s Trade Policy Uncertainty
    24:31
  27. 35.
    118. Ins and Outs of the US-China Phase-One Trade Deal
    44:58
  28. 36.
    117. Trump’s Import Tariffs Have Hurt US Exports
    21:32
  29. 37.
    116. Fish Subsidies. What’s the Catch?
    28:27
  30. 38.
    115. The Trade War and US Elections
    21:39
  31. 39.
    114: US and China Announce a Phase-One Deal
    19:51
  32. 40.
    113: How and Why Congressional Democrats Tweaked the USMCA
    36:38
  33. 41.
    112: Forensic Subsidies Detectives and Trade Disputes
    21:58
  34. 42.
    111: Trade Policy Under Trump
    52:07
  35. 43.
    110: Will 3D Printing Increase Trade? Hear All About It
    23:45
  36. 44.
    109: A Different US-China Fight Hits the Headlines
    25:35
  37. 45.
    108: Making Services Trade Great
    21:42
  38. 46.
    107: Bombed Embassies and Document Leaks – How China Got into the WTO
    36:36
  39. 47.
    106: Trump’s Mini-Deal with China
    24:58
  40. 48.
    105: Aircraft Subsidy Disputes: How These Tariffs Are Different
    23:05
  41. 49.
    104: How to Hit Currency Manipulators and Fight the Strong Dollar
    29:01
  42. 50.
    103: US-China Trade War from the Trenches
    27:10

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