John Taishu Pitt

Trade Analyst

Pitt, John Taishu

John Pitt is a trade policy specialist with the firm’s International Trade group, providing quantitative and qualitative research on U.S. trade in the Asia Pacific region and analyzing financial and accounting data for international trade cases, primarily in antidumping and countervailing duty investigations by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Congressional Research and Writing

Prior to joining Curtis, Mr. Pitt served as a research associate for the Congressional Research Service (CRS), where he examined a broad range of policy issues relating to East Asia, including the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. Previously, he performed research on behalf of the Congressional Study Group on Japan, the American University Asian Studies Research Council, and the United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS). He is a widely published author of many articles on his area of expertise and is regularly undertakes speaking engagements on the subject.

Languages

Japanese

English

Education

American University, M.A., International Affairs

Chuo University, Bachelor of Law

Membership

Pacific Forum

John Pitt is a trade policy specialist with the firm’s International Trade group, providing quantitative and qualitative research on U.S. trade in the Asia Pacific region and analyzing financial and accounting data for international trade cases, primarily in antidumping and countervailing duty investigations by the U.S. Department of Commerce.