Commentary

PIIE's scholars draw on their research to provide commentary and analysis in a broad array of formats outside the Institute. Op-eds, testimony, speeches, and scholarly papers for other organizations all aim for the highest standards of objectivity, rigor and transparency required by the Institute for its own publications. Their writings are not intended to reflect an official view of the Institute or the views of members of the Institute's Board of Directors, and authors must adhere to strict standards of disclosure of any potential conflicts of interest.

Op-Eds

Op-Ed
March 8, 2019
The ongoing US trade war with China reached its latest milestone, as top officials recently concluded a week of trade negotiations in Washington. So much progress was made, according to President Trump, that he delayed the March 1st deadline for a new trade deal. However, if negotiators ultimately...

Testimonies

Testimony
September 13, 2018
Thank you so much. Chairman Simons' remarks were perfect in three respects. One is you want somebody to be open-minded coming to this question of how antitrust is evolving because thinking in this area really is evolving very rapidly. Second, he provided a really excellent capsule history of...

Jason Furman (PIIE)