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Robyn Bascelli

Vice President and Research Analyst

Robyn’s responsibilities include helping develop market research, researching emerging issues to support and enhance the firm’s investment strategy, as well as communicating market outlook and positioning to clients and prospective clients.

Robyn joined Wilmington Trust in 2005 as a client service representative and joined the marketing team as a marketing manager in 2007. During her tenure with the firm, she has been responsible for developing, managing, and implementing the investment marketing and communications of the firm.

Robyn holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from Wilmington University and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Marketing from Neumann University. In addition, Robyn serves on the Autism Family Action Committee for A.I. duPont/Nemours hospital.

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Playing a Game of Chicken With Tariffs

Robyn Bascelli |
Wilmington Wire

August 3, 2018—There doesn’t seem to be a day where trade and tariffs are not at the top of your news—or Twitter— feed. Some tariffs have already been implemented, but the proposed list appears to be growing. Here is an overview of what has been implemented and proposed at this point.

First major trade action of 2018…

On January 22, the U.S. announced tariffs on all imported solar panels and washing machines. The tariffs were in response to petitions from U.S.