The staff research publications help keep the Commission and the public current on domestic and global activities that affect U.S. trade, investment, and competitiveness conditions. This research is typically conducted by staff in the Office of Economics and Office of Industries, and is published in three different formats. For further information about the differences between the publications, please visit PUBLICATION TYPE INFORMATION.

Note that staff research publications reflect the work of individual authors and are not the views of the U.S. International Trade Commission or any of its individual Commissioners.

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Title Document Type Date Sort ascending Author(s)
  Economic Sanctions: An Overview Executive Briefings Mar 2024 Sarah Krulikowski
  AT&T’s Purchase of Ericsson Equipment Further Solidifies Ericsson’s Global Leadership Executive Briefings Feb 2024 Patrick Crotty
  Taiwan—The Silicon Island Executive Briefings Feb 2024 Lin Jones, Sarah Krulikowski
  Sparring over Seafood: China’s Ban on “Contaminated” Fish from Japan Executive Briefings Feb 2024 Renee Berry, Jeff Clark
  Central Asia: A Brief Overview of International Trade Executive Briefings Jan 2024 Sarah Krulikowski
  U.S. puts Cell-Cultured Meat on the Front Burner, While Italy puts it on the Back: Implications for Production and Trade Executive Briefings Jan 2024 Jessica Pugliese, Patrick Crotty
  Trends in U.S. Reinsurance Trade Executive Briefings Jan 2024 Theron Gray
  The Outback is Out of Step: Where is Australia’s Dairy Industry Heading? Executive Briefings Jan 2024 John Brower
  Nesting the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF) in Pacific-region Trade Agreements Executive Briefings Jan 2024 Karen Thome
  Is Robusta on the Rise? Trends in Coffee Species Trade Executive Briefings Jan 2024 Amelia Shister Graytock
  U.S. Arms and Ammunition Exports Capture Only a Fraction of Aid to Ukraine Executive Briefings Jan 2024 Mitch Semanik
  Offshore Wind is Blasting into the United States Executive Briefings Nov 2023 Dixie Downing
  New Maritime Decarbonization Regulations: Background & Market Effects (Part 2) Executive Briefings Nov 2023 Rudy Telles Jr.
  U.S. Private Space Launch Industry is Out of this World Executive Briefings Nov 2023 Mitch Semanik, Patrick Crotty
  Recent Developments in Global Semiconductor Industry Executive Briefings Nov 2023 Lin Jones, Nathan Lotze
  U.S. Import Injury Boomerang Filings: Industries Seeking Relief Executive Briefings Nov 2023 Craig Thomsen
  U.S. Section 321 Imports Surge with Rising E-commerce Shipments From China Executive Briefings Nov 2023 George Serletis
  COVID-19: The Impact on U.S. Imports of Cellular Phones Executive Briefings Oct 2023 Sharon Ford
  Textile Recycling: Closing the Loop on a Greener Apparel Industry Executive Briefings Oct 2023 Elizabeth Howlett
  Would a Spoonful of Sugar Help: Is the Competition Structure in the U.S. Sugar Cane Growing and Milling Industries Changing? Executive Briefings Oct 2023 Brad Gehrke
  U.S. Import Injury Boomerang Filings: Import Sources Executive Briefings Oct 2023 Craig Thomsen
  New Maritime Decarbonization Regulations: Background & Market Effects (Part 1) Executive Briefings Jul 2023 Rudy Telles Jr.
  Fur Real: Did the COVID-19 Pandemic Signal the End of the Mink Farm? Executive Briefings Jul 2023 Anna Perry, Jessica Pugliese
  U.S. Import Injury Boomerang Filings: Frequency and Timing Executive Briefings Jun 2023 Craig Thomsen
  Canadian Utility Wood Pellet Exports Are Shifting from Europe to Asia Executive Briefings Jun 2023 Robert Ireland
  Keeping the High out of Hemp: Global THC Standards Executive Briefings May 2023 Samantha DeCarlo, Marin Weaver
  Gender, Preferential Trade Agreements, and Services Executive Briefings May 2023 Junie Joseph
  Race is Not Enough: Distributional Effects of Trade Analysis and the Salience of Ethnicity Executive Briefings May 2023 Stephanie Fortune-Taylor, Huyen Nguyen, Sandra Rivera
  Proposition 12 and U.S. Pork: Implications for the U.S. Industry and Trade Executive Briefings May 2023 Kim Ha
  The Need for Speed: Chicken Line Speeds and U.S. Industry Competitiveness Executive Briefings Apr 2023 Jessica Pugliese
  Digital Currencies and Cross-Border Payments: An Overview Executive Briefings Apr 2023 Junie Joseph
  Why Can’t We be Friends? Friendshoring the REE Supply Chain Executive Briefings Apr 2023 Samantha DeCarlo and Anna Perry
  The Genealogy of Infant Formula Tariff-rate Quotas Executive Briefings Mar 2023 Brad Gehrke
  Sky-High Prices Contribute to Rising Fiber Optic Cable Costs Executive Briefings Mar 2023 Patrick Crotty
  Right to Repair: Impact on Competitiveness of Agricultural Machinery Firms Executive Briefings Mar 2023 Caroline Peters and Brennan Taylor
  A Brief Introduction to Synthetic Biology Executive Briefings Mar 2023 Patrick Crotty
  U.S. Infant Formula Shortage and Supply and Trade Dynamics Executive Briefings Dec 2022 Lesley Ahmed
  From Balsa Wood to Polymer Foam in Wind Turbine Blades: Material Input Substitutes in Low-Carbon Technologies Executive Briefings Dec 2022 Robert Ireland
  Fat Chance: Is Irish Butter as Green as Consumers Think? Executive Briefings Nov 2022 Brad Gehrke
  A Small Colossus: Rhodium and Russia Executive Briefings Oct 2022 Samantha DeCarlo and Samuel Goodman
  New U.S. Law May Impede Imports of Wide Range of Products from Xinjiang, China Executive Briefings Oct 2022 David Coffin, Dixie Downing, Marin Weaver, and Eric Heath
  Russia, Ukraine, and Pig Iron Supply Executive Briefings Oct 2022 David Guberman
  Global Reliance on Chinese Manufacturing Executive Briefings Oct 2022 Lin Jones
  Bracing for a Softwood Lumber Supply Shock Executive Briefings Sep 2022 Sarah Scott
  Quantum Computing: Industry Developments Executive Briefings Sep 2022 Gregory LaRocca
  Small Fries Only?! Supply Chain Disruptions to Japan Executive Briefings Jul 2022 Jeff Clark, Steven LeGrand
  Disruptions to Global Supply Chains Due to the War in Ukraine Executive Briefings Jun 2022 Samantha DeCarlo, Samuel Goodman, Kelsi Van Veen, and Marin Weaver
  Russia and Aluminum Supply Chains Executive Briefings Jun 2022 Kelsi Van Veen
  A Tempest in the Oil Vat: Shocks to the Global Vegetable Oil Markets Executive Briefings Jun 2022 Marin Weaver
  Russia and Scandium's Scant Scale Executive Briefings Jun 2022 Samantha DeCarlo and Samuel Goodman