Mr. Lighthizer: ‘Tear down those walls’ surrounding Taiwan

My AEI colleagues Derek Scissors, Michael Mazza, and I have already made the economic and strategic case for the US to negotiate a free trade agreement with Taiwan. With Joe Biden’s victory in the US ....

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Taxing times for Big Tech: An international perspective

The FAANG companies — Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google — have long faced scrutiny on taxes internationally. These extremely successful and profitable American firms are perceived to pay a disproportionately low share of taxes ....

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Overseas online pharmacies a vital safety valve for poor Americans

A major research article about US patients buying medicines online was published last week. The authors analyzed 61,238 respondents’ data from a national database representing 152.2 million US adults taking prescription medications. Roughly 1.5 percent ....

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