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


Protectionism under Trump: The China Shock, Intolerance, and the “First White President”

Marcus Noland | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 06/30/2019

Following the debacle of the Smoot-Hawley tariff in the 1930s and the Great Depression that followed, a broad consensus supporting open international trade policies prevailed in American politics for three…

2019 Governors’ Digest (Africa Development Bank)

Africa Development Bank Group | 06/30/2019

With this as a backdrop to the theme of the 2019 Annual Meetings...

Interdependence of China, United States, and Brazil in Soybean Trade

Fred Gale, Constanza Valdes, and Mark Ash | Economic Research Service, USDA | 06/30/2019

Rethinking US-China Competition: Next Generation Perspectives

Tarun Chhabra, Rush Doshi, Ryan Hass, Mira Rapp-Hooper, Bruce Jones, and Will Moreland | Brookings Institution | 06/30/2019

5G and the US–China Tech Rivalry – a Test for Europe’s Future in the Digital Age

Daniel Voelsen, Tim Rühlig, John Seaman | SWP, UI, Ifri | 06/28/2019

Implementing the TFA: Trade Facilitation Activities in Zambia

Asmita Parshotam | South African Institute of International Affairs | 06/27/2019

This paper examines...


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