Rep Sander Levin, as Ranking Member on Ways/Means, is holding a hearing tomorrow to focus upon TPP and currency. The hearing is entitled: ‘Trading Views’ TPP Hearing on Currency Manipulation. Levin’s staff has prepared an authoritative memo on how the TPP side agreement on currency is not worth the paper it is written on.
Here are the witnesses:
- Fred Bergsten, Senior Fellow and Director Emeritus, Peterson Institute for International Economics
- Simon Johnson, Professor of Entrepreneurship, MIT Sloan School of Management
- Eswar Prasad, Professor, Cornell University & Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution
- Stephen Biegun, Vice President for International Government Affairs, Ford Motor Company