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Events & Activities

Stephen Olson at Chinese Development Institute Conference


 Clyde Prestowitz giving presentation to CDI...


Steve Olson teaching trade negotiations at the Mekong Institute...


Stephen Olson to speak at upcoming workshop organized by the International Institute for Trade and Development on 

"Economics of GMS Agricultural trade in goods and services towards the world market"

Chiangmai, Thailand Sep 8-12.

Carla Tena - Research Associate

AREAS OF EXPERTISE: International Trade, U.S. - Mexico Bilateral Relations, and Immigration.

Carla Tena is a Research Associate at the Economic Strategy Institute. Prior to joining ESI, Carla worked as a Deputy Attach? of the Ministry of Finance at the Embassy of Mexico in Washington D.C. where she coordinated bilateral projects between Mexican Customs and U.S. Customs and Border Protection. She has also worked in Mexico on the Human Rights Commission and the National Immigration Institute.

Carla Tena holds a B.A. in International Relations from the Universidad del Valle de Mexico. She also studied at Arnhem International Business School in the Netherlands. She is fluent in English, Spanish and French.

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Phone: 202.965.1631

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Latest Publications

The Betrayal of American Prosperity.

The Trans-Paific Partnership and Japan.

Making the Mexian Miracle.

Industrial Policy and Rebalancing in the US and China.

The Evolving Role of China in International Institutions.


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