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


Developing Free and Open Markets: Gas Market Reform in Japan and South Korea

Jeanne Choi | National Bureau of Asian Research | 10/17/2019

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY MAIN ARGUMENT Gas market reform is a complex legal, political, and economic process requiring careful planning and sustained commitment by policymakers. This essay provides an overview of the…

U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement Negotiations

Cathleen D. Cimino-Isaacs and Brock R. Williams | Congressional Research Service | 09/12/2019

Overview In April 2019, the ...

Bilateralism takes the lead after the Osaka G20 summit

Glen S Fukushima, Center for American Progress | East Asia Forum | 07/22/2019

The G20 leaders’ summit in Os...

OECD International Trade by Commodity Statistics Volume 2019 Issue 3

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development | 06/25/2019

This reliable source of...

Trade openness is critical to securing Asia’s food against climate change

C Peter Timmer, Harvard University | East Asia Forum | 06/20/2019

Food security is a c...


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