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


US-China Trade War: The Guns of August

Chad P. Bown | PIIE | 08/26/2019

August, which is supposed to be a somnolent month, has erupted in 2019 in a blaze of threats and tariff escalations. At times, President Donald Trump’s trade war with China…

Labor Enforcement Issues in U.S. FTAs

Cathleen D. Cimino-Isaacs | Congressional Research Service | 08/23/2019

Background Labor provisions in free trade agreements...

Tipping the Balance: How Trade and Investment can Rebalance the UK Economy

Eamonn Ives | Centre for Policy Studies | 08/22/2019

As the UK prepares to leave the EU...

The Effects of Tariffs and Trade Barriers in CBO’s Projections

Daniel Fried | Congressional Budget Office | 08/22/2019

In the Congressional Budget Office’s newl...

Taming the Currency Hype

Gustavo Adler, Luis Cubeddu, and Gita Gopinath | International Monetary Fund | 08/21/2019

Escalating trade tensions are taking a toll on ...

Information for financial institutions if there’s no Brexit deal

HM Treasury | Government of the United Kingdom | 08/14/2019

1. Context on Brexit for financial ...


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