GLOBAL THEMES

OCCASIONAL REPORTING ON DCFR'S GLOBAL THEMES SERIES HIGHLIGHTS DCFR'S CUTING-EDGE PROGRAMMING ON TOPICS OF TIMELY AND CRITICAL CONCERN.  THESE VARIOUS MEDIA ACCOUNTS, ISSUES BRIEFS AND PROGRAM REPORTS SERVE TO DEEPEN UNDERSTANDING OF IMPORTANT SECURITY, DIPLOMATIC, POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, GLOBAL BUSINESS, AND INTERNATIONAL POLICY ISSUES.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Impact of Trade Distorted in U.S. Election Year

While domestic politics consume an outsized proportion of Americans' attention, the issue of trade has been a lightening rod. DCFR's global risk series focused on trade, with valuable lessons learned about America's important role as a leading global player. A panel was convened with Ambassador Ron Kirk, former U.S. Trade Representative, and President and CEO David Holl of Mary Kay Inc. Board member David Kohl of Roach, Howard, Smith and Barton served as moderator and sponsor of the non-Chatham House program.