I. M. Destler, visiting fellow, has been associated with the Peterson Institute since 1985. He is also a professor at the School of Public Policy, University of Maryland. He was a senior fellow at the Institute, a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (1977-83) and at the Brookings Institution (1972-77), and visiting lecturer at Princeton University (1971-72) and the International University of Japan (1986). He is the author or coauthor of 14 books on American trade politics and foreign policymaking, and US-Japan economic relations, including American Trade Politics (4th ed. 2005), The New Politics of American Trade: Trade Labor and the Environment with Peter Balint (1999), Renewing Fast-Track Legislation (1997), The National Economic Council: A Work in Progress (1996), and Dollar Politics: Exchange Rate Policymaking in the United States (1989).