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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.

Clients and Partners

A partial listing of ESIC’s clients and partners include:

  • The Government of Israel
  • The Mexican Business Roundtable, in cooperation with the Government of Mexico
  • The Mexican Manufacturers Group
  •  Singapore Economic Development Board
  • Irish Development Authority
  • Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Finnish Foreign Ministry.
  • Japanese Ministry of International Trade and Industry (formerly)
  • Taiwanese Ministry of Economic Affairs
  • U.S.-Israeli Bi-National Industrial Research and Development Foundation
  • US-Israeli Bi-National Science Association
  • U.S.-Israel Bi-National Agricultural Research and Development Foundation
  • U.S. Air Force
  • The US-China Economic and Security Review Commission


  • Ford Motor Company
  • Intel
  • Deacero, Mexico
  • Fedex
  • Nokia    
  • AT&T
  • Applied Materials
  • Motorola
  • Bethlehem Steel
  • GE
  • Southern Bell Telephone
  • The ARTOC Group for Investment and Development, Cairo, Egypt
  • Frontier Advisory, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Smadja and Smadja


  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Kearney Foundation
  • Sloan Foundation
  • Ford Foundation
  • The China Development Institute, Shenzhen, China
  • The Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum
  • The Pacific Basin Economic Council
  • The Southeast Asia Ministers for Education Organization (SEAMEO)
  • The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia Pacific (UNESCAP)

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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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