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


De-globalization, International Trade Protectionism, and the Reconfigurations of Global Value Chains

Nadia Zahoor, Jie Wu, Huda Khan & Zaheer Khan | Management International Review | 11/24/2023

There has been an increasing interest in understanding the impact of international trade protectionism on the global organization and adaptive reconfigurations of value chain activities. The move towards protectionism started…

Public Responses to Foreign Protectionism: Evidence From the US-China Trade War

David A. Steinberg & Yeling Tan | The Review of International Organizations | 06/08/2022

American Protectionism And Construction Materials Costs

Alessandro Barattieri and Matteo Cacciatore | Cato Institute | 02/09/2022

Building on previous work, we u...

The Smoot‐​Hawley Trade War

Kris James Mitchener, Kirsten Wandschneider, and Kevin Hjortshøj O’Rourke | Cato Institute | 11/03/2021

In the words of Robert ...


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