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In the last few years, supply chains have been buffeted by trade wars, tariffs, agreements completed and agreements abandoned. What comes next? As Democrats and Republicans convene to nominate their candidates and adopt their platforms, we discuss the politics of trade.


Phil Levy
Chief Economist
Flexport

Previously, Dr. Levy served twice at the White House on the President's Council of Economic Advisors, most recently as Senior Economist for Trade, and was a member of the Policy Planning Staff for Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. Dr. Levy, who holds a Ph.D in Economics from Stanford University, was also a senior fellow at Chicago Council on Global Affairs and on the faculty of Northwestern Kellogg.

   

Michael J. Smart
Managing Director
Rock Creek Global Advisors

As a Managing Director at Rock Creek Global Advisors, Michael focuses on international trade and investment policy. He previously served as International Trade Counsel on the Democratic staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance. Earlier, Michael was Director for International Trade and Investment at the National Security Council at the White House. He began his career at the law firm of Sidley Austin. and received his BA in International Affairs from The George Washington University and his JD from Georgetown University Law Center.
   

Scott Lincicome
Senior Fellow in Economic Studies
Cato Institute

In addition to his position at Cato, Scott is a Senior Fellow in Economic Studies and a Senior Visiting Lecturer at Duke University Law School. Before that, Scott spent two decades practicing international trade law at White & Case. Earlier, Scott was a trade policy research assistant at Cato, and later became an Adjunct Scholar there. Scott has a BA in Political Science from the University of Virginia and a JD from the University’s School of Law.

   



Presenters

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Tom Gould

VP, Customs and Trade Advisory, Flexport

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Phil Levy

Chief Economist, Flexport

About The Presenter

Nerijus Poskus

Vice President & Global Head of Ocean Freight

Nerijus' team is responsible for building global partnerships with carriers to ensure that our service is best-in-class and competitively pricedlients create effective metrics to design and manage their supply chain. 

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The webinar will begin with 20 minutes of content followed by up to 10 minutes of Q&A.

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Absolutely. None of the expertise shared in this webinar will be Flexport specific.

Jan van Casteren

VP Europe

Jan Van Casteren is responsible for expanding Flexport's global reach and building its European operations. Jan was most recently a Project Leader for the Boston Consulting Group.

Jan van Casteren

VP Europe

Jan Van Casteren is responsible for expanding Flexport's global reach and building its European operations. Jan was most recently a Project Leader for the Boston Consulting Group.

Jan van Casteren

VP Europe

Jan Van Casteren is responsible for expanding Flexport's global reach and building its European operations. Jan was most recently a Project Leader for the Boston Consulting Group.

FAQs

What's the format of this webinar?

The webinar will begin with 15-20 minutes of presentation followed by up to 30 minutes of open Q&A.

Can everyone ask questions?

Yes! Ask them live during the Q&A or submit them ahead of time to [email protected] (include the title of the webinar too!)

What if I register but can't make it?

We'll record the webinar and make the slides available to everyone who registers. If you miss it, stay tuned for a follow-up email.

I don't use Flexport, can I still attend?

Yes, none of the expertise shared in this webinar will be Flexport specific.