In: Economics

Global Trade

The international exchange of goods, services and capital in an increasingly interconnected world has many facets, rules and controversies. This channel brings together the latest research and information on global trade, its participants and its challenges.


9 Book
Michael E. Porter
Free Press, 1998
9 Article

Six Days in Suez

The Inside Story of the Ship That Broke Global Trade
Kit Chellel et al.
Bloomberg Businessweek , 2021

Trade Wars Are Class Wars

How Rising Inequality Distorts the Global Economy and Threatens International Peace
Michael Pettis and Matthew C. Klein
Yale UP, 2020
9 Article

“I’ve Never Seen Anything Like This”: Chaos Strikes Global Shipping

The pandemic has disrupted international trade, driving up the cost of shipping goods and adding a fresh challenge to the global economic recovery.
Peter S. Goodman et al.
The New York Times, 2021
8 Article
Peter A. Petri and Michael G. Plummer
Brookings Institution, 2020
8 Article

How to Make Trade Work for Workers

Charting a Path Between Protectionism and Globalism
Robert E. Lighthizer
Foreign Affairs, 2020
8 Article
David Dollar and Anna Newby
Brookings Institution, 2020
10 Podcast
David Dollar and Eswar Prasad
Brookings Institution, 2019
7 Article
The Economist
The Economist, 2019
7 Report
Aaron Flaaen and Justin Pierce
Federal Reserve Board, 2019