U.S. Plans to Curb Chinese Tech Investments, Citing Security

Editor’s note: CPA generally supports measures to restrict weaponized incoming investment from China and other countries who can take advantage of our open investment regime to procure critical technologies. Treasury is going to announce restrictive measures soon. Also, Congress is working on the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act which has similar aims. The Treasury…

Trump weighing plan to curb Chinese investment in more than 1,000 U.S. companies

Editor’s note. CPA supports this administration’s effort to restrict weaponized incoming investment from China and other strategic competitors. New U.S. investment restrictions could restrict Chinese access to over 1,000 U.S. companies in technology and other sectors that the administration has deemed vital to U.S. national security, an administration official told POLITICO. [DOUG PALMER and NANCY COOK | June…

Job Posting: Economic Research Assistant

THE OPPORTUNITY – ECONOMIC RESEARCH ASSISTANT You are invited to explore the position of Economic Research Assistant with the Coalition for a Prosperous America Education Fund. Our organization is dedicated to educational activities that will result in new and positive U.S. trade and economic policies to help America win the international competition for good jobs,…

The auto industry is vital to our national security interests

The Trump administration is considering tariffs on automotive imports under the Section 232 provision for safeguarding U.S. national security.  Op-ed originally appeared on The Hill, June 19, 2018 Last month, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross announced the investigation, with an invitation for written comments and public testimony. The administration will consider the comments that come in, with…

Office of Trade & Manufacturing Policy Report: “How China’s Economic Aggression Threatens the Technologies and Intellectual Property of the United States and the World”

THE WHITE HOUSE- Office of the Press SecretaryFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 19, 2018 Today, the White House Office of Trade & Manufacturing Policy (OTMP) released a report outlining how China’s policies threaten the economic and national security of the United States.  Read the full report here:https://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/FINAL-China-Technology-Report-6.18.18-PDF.pdf. TMP studied how China seeks to capture, through its Made in…