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


Brexit: Status and Outlook

Derek E. Mix, Shayerah Ilias Akhtar, and Kristin Archick | Congressional Research Service | 10/30/2019

After the 2016 referendum in which 52% of voters in the United Kingdom (UK) favored leaving the European Union (EU), Brexit was originally scheduled to occur on March 29, 2019….

The International Emergency Economic Powers Act: Key Facts

Christopher A. Casey | Congressional Research Service | 10/29/2019

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Generalized System of Preferences (GSP): Overview and Issues for Congress

Vivian C. Jones | Congressional Research Service | 10/28/2019

Summary The U.S. Generaliz...

China’s Corporate Social Credit System

Michael D. Sutherland | Congressional Research Service | 10/24/2019

China’s construction of a nationwide “social credit s...

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)

James K. Jackson | Congressional Research Service | 10/23/2019

The Committee on Foreign Investmen...

Venezuela: Overview of U.S. Sanctions

Clare Ribando Seelke | Congressional Research Service | 10/16/2019

For more than a decade, the United States has employed sa...

CFIUS: New Foreign Investment Review Regulations

Cathleen D. Cimino-Isaacs and James K. Jackson | Congressional Research Service | 10/16/2019

Overview On Septembe...


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