North Carolina Journal of International Law

"Connecting North Carolina to the World of International Law"


Can America Bring Back Industrial Jobs Without Enforcing WTO Sanctions?

By: Mike Glasser               Introduction Declining employment and production in American industry is a topic that often finds itself at the forefront of the American political sphere.  Most recently, President Trump ran a successful presidential campaign promising to bring industry jobs back to American soil.[1]  Prior to the Trump administration, however, actions to curb…

Report: Embracing the Status Quo: The Paralyzed Reality of International Currency Regulation

By: Shawn Johnston Currency manipulation has established itself as a popular talking point among politicians in any discussion involving trade policy.   These discussions largely focus on unilateral measures that can be taken to address imbalances that result from currency manipulation.  The political discourse seldom considers the availability of recourse that can be delivered by the international governing bodies charged regulating…