America’s Trade Policy’s Research Library provides curated content on the most important trade issues being addressed by policy makers around the world.


U.S.-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement: Likely Impact on the U.S. Economy and on Specific Industry Sectors

United States International Trade Commission | 04/18/2019

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has released its report assessing the likely impact of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) that the President entered into with Mexico and Canada on…

Brexit: A Hard-but-Smart Strategy and its Consequences

Gabriel Felbermayr | Intereconomics | 04/17/2019

Would the United Kingdom really apply high EU external tar...

Global Value Chain Development Report 2019

David Dollar | World Trade Organization, the Institute of Developing Economies (IDE-JETRO), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, the Research Center of Global Value Chains headquartered at the University of International Business and Economics (RCGVC-UIBE), the World Bank Group, and the China Development Research Foundation | 04/13/2019

The Return to Protectionism

Pablo Fajgelbaum, Pinelopi Goldberg, Patrick Kennedy & Amit Khandelwal | VoxEU | 04/12/2019

The 2018 tariff hikes reversed a decades-l...

The WTO Panel Report on Article XXI and its Impact on Section 232 Actions

Terence P. Stewart and Shahrzad Noorbaloochi | Stewart and Stewart | 04/11/2019

On Frida...

Innocent Bystanders: Why the U.S.-China Trade War Hurts African Economies

Judd Devermont & Catherine Chiang | Center for Strategic & International Studies | 04/09/2019


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