Trade Talks
Trade Talks
139. How Technology Enabled Trade: Digitization and Offshoring
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At the turn of the century, electronic communication suddenly helped firms fragment production, but only some went overseas.

Trade Talks
Trade Talks
138. Trade and the worst financial crisis of the century—in 1866
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London’s central role in 19th century trade finance meant that its bank failure had effects for decades.

Trade Talks
Trade Talks
136. Vaccine economics, and why we need trade to end the pandemic
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Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala explains one way to solve the economic problem of how to manufacture and globally distribute a vaccine.

Trade Talks
Trade Talks
134. Opportunities and setbacks for Black workers in the 20th century
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Economic gains for America’s Black workers stalled in the 1970s. The role of migration, policy and trade.

Trade Talks
Trade Talks
133. How one man and some metal boxes revolutionized global trade
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Malcom McLean spurred containerized shipping in the 1950s. The impact on people, ports, cities and, of course, trade, was massive.

Trade Talks
Trade Talks
130. So you want to design a tariff schedule...
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Making sense of the ‘Global Tariffs’ that the UK will begin to apply to thousands of imported products after Brexit is complete.