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
  Export Restrictions on Minerals and Metals: Indonesia’s Export Ban of Nickel Staff Publication/Working Paper Feb 2024 David Guberman, Samantha Schreiber, Anna Perry
  Export Restrictions on Minerals and Metals: Estimation and Analysis of Supply Chain Effects from Zimbabwe’s Chromium Export Ban Staff Publication/Working Paper Feb 2024 Anna Perry, Samantha Schreiber, David Guberman
  Imports and the Location of Vehicle Production within the United States [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Feb 2024 David Riker
  Expected Wage Losses Due to Trade-Related Job Displacements [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Feb 2024 David Riker and Michael Schrammel
  Spillover Effects of Sanctions on Migration and Remittances (the Case of Transition Economies) Staff Publication/Working Paper Feb 2024 Gohar Sedrakyan
  Central Asia: A Brief Overview of International Trade Executive Briefings Jan 2024 Sarah Krulikowski
  National Automotive Competitiveness Staff Publication/Working Paper Jan 2024 David Coffin
  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
  The impact of preferential trade agreements on trade in Indonesia Staff Publication/Working Paper Dec 2023 Gohar Sedrakyan
  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
  U.S. Exposure to the Taiwanese Semiconductor Industry Staff Publication/Working Paper Nov 2023 Lin Jones, Sarah Krulikowski, Nathan Lotze, and Samantha Schreiber
  Recent Developments in Global Semiconductor Industry Executive Briefings Nov 2023 Lin Jones, Nathan Lotze
  The Multinational Revenue, Employment, and Investment Database (MREID) [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Nov 2023 Saad Ahmad, Jeffery Bergstrand, Jordi Paniagua, and Heather Wickramarachi
  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
  The Location and Timing of New U.S. Import Entry [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2023 David Riker
  Do Female Workers in Developing Countries Benefit from Labor Provisions in PTAs? [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2023 Saad Ahmad, Damian Raess, and Karen Thome
  COVID-19: The Impact on U.S. Imports of Cellular Phones Executive Briefings Oct 2023 Sharon Ford
  Estimating Trade Diversion at Monthly and Annual Frequency [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2023 David Riker and Michael Schrammel
  Gravity Estimation: Best Practices and Useful Approaches , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2023 Peter Herman
  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
  How does Data Aggregation Impact Elasticity of Substitution Estimation? Evidence from a New Elasticity Database [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2023 Michael Schrammel and Samantha Schreiber
  Anti-corruption and International Trade [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2023 Tricia Mueller and David Riker
  Trade Policy, Human Capital, and Costly Worker Transitions [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2023 Ross Jestrab and David Riker
  Trends in U.S. Merchandise Trade, 2022 Part 3 Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2023 Jeffrey Clark, Elizabeth Howlett, Katherine Stubblefield
  Trends in U.S. Merchandise Trade, 2022 Part 4 Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2023 Patrick Crotty, Nathan Lotze, Brennan Taylor
  Trends in U.S. Merchandise Trade, 2022 Part 1 Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2023 Theron Gray, Eric Forden
  Trends in U.S. Merchandise Trade, 2022 Part 2 Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2023 Caroline Peters, Allison Utomi, Sarah Scott, Alexander Melton
  SMEs in Legal and Architecture Services Staff Publication/Working Paper Aug 2023 Jennifer Powell, Tamar Khachaturian
  Approaches of Measuring Revealed Comparative Advantage (RCA): Literature Review [PDF] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2023 Lin Jones and Erika Bethmann
  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
  Competitiveness and FDI: An Econometric Analysis [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2023 Patricia Mueller
  Impact of Rising International Trade Costs on U.S. Workers by Demographic Group [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2023 David Riker
  Optimal Tariffs and FDI in the Presence of Political Pressure [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2023 Patricia Mueller
  Measuring the Impact of Trade Cost Volatility on Supply Chains: An Application to Plastics and Light Truck Manufacturing [PDF] , [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2023 William Powers and Samantha Schreiber