Focus on Sanctions and Export Controls

The U.S. is Expanding Implementation and Enforcement as a Foreign Policy Tool

April 28, 2021 11:00am

Ambassador Daniel Fried
Former Coordinator for Sanctions Policy (2013 – 2017)

Elizabeth Rosenberg
Senior Fellow & Sec Program Director
Center for a New American Security

  • Increasing use of U.S. sanctions and export controls to force compliance with U.S. policy around the globe
  • Next steps for U.S. trade controls as U.S. national security/foreign policy objectives clash with European and Asian approaches (e.g., Huawei, Nord Stream 2)
  • Possible reactions and countermeasures from China, Europe, and Russia
  • Navigating business decisions in this uncertain political climate, particularly in light of the upcoming election