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


Was Buenos Aires the Beginning of the End or the End of the Beginning? The Future of the World Trade Organization

James Bacchus | 05/08/2018

In all too many minds, the relevance of the World Trade Organization (WTO) is much in doubt. The failure of the 11th Ministerial Conference of the WTO last December in…

Reshaping Trade through Women’s Economic Empowerment

Special Report | Centre for International Governance Innovation | 04/20/2018

Currently, women only contribu...

On the Current State of the World Trading System

Alan Wm. Wolff | 04/04/2018

My object today is to sort through the noise of the current tempest over trade and to...

The Dispute Settlement Crisis in the World Trade Organization: Causes and Cures

Tetyana Payosova, Gary Clyde Hufbauer and Jeffrey J. Schott | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 03/15/2018

Adapting International Trade Institutions to New Realities

FELIX PENA | 02/13/2018

  The Challenge The institutional order governing world trade is going thr...

Trump and Agri-food Trade

Karl D. Meilke | 08/26/2017

One of the key issues in negotiations of a NAFTA 2.0 is dairy, and Canada’s “Supply Management” system. This...

The Payoff to America from Globalization: A Fresh Look with a Focus on Costs to Workers

Gary Clyde Hufbauer and Zhiyao (Lucy) Lu | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 05/16/2017


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