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Recommended Readings

Taking Trade to the Streets: The Lost History of Public Efforts to Shape Globalization by Susan Ariel Aaronson

Trade and the American Dream: A Social History of Postwar Trade Policy by Susan Ariel Aaronson

Against the Tide by Douglas Irwin

Global Capitalism: Its Fall and Rise in the Twentieth Century by Jeffry A. Friedan

Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy: An Economist Examines the Markets, Power, and Politics of World Trade by Pietra Rivoli

International Political Economy: Perspectives on Global Power and Wealth by Jeffry A. Friedan, David A. Lake, J. Lawrence Broz

Debates in International Political Economy Thomas Oatley

The Great Transformation: The Political and Economic Origins of Our Time by Karl Polanyi

This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly by Carmen M. Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff

Trade Under Fire by Douglas Irwin

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