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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 Publications 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 Author
 PDF icon Worker-level responses to the USMCA high wage labor value content rules requirement [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jan 2022 Stephanie Fortune-Taylor and Ross Hallren
 PDF icon Wool and Related Animal Hair Staff Publication/Working Paper Dec 1998 No Author Information
 PDF icon Wood Pulp and Waste Paper Staff Publication/Working Paper Feb 2002 No Author Information
 PDF icon Wood Packaging SPS Regulations: Effects on U.S. Imports and Containerized Trade Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2008 Cathy Jabara, David Ingersoll, Mary Burfisher
 PDF icon Wireless Handsets Staff Publication/Working Paper Mar 2010 Shannon Gaffney
 PDF icon Wind Turbines Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2009 Andrew S. David
 PDF icon Whence the Beef?: The Effect of Repealing Mandatory Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) using a Vertically Integrated Armington Model with Monte Carlo Simulation [PDF], HTML icon Whence the Beef?: The Effect of Repealing Mandatory Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) using a Vertically Integrated Armington Model with Monte Carlo Simulation [HTML] Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2016 Ross Hallren , USITC and Alexandra Opanasets
 PDF icon What's Unique About China's Trade with the United States? A Multi-Dimensional Perspective Using China's Customs Data [PDF] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2020 Alexander Hammer, Ujjwall Uppuluri
 PDF icon Vertically Integrated Armington [PDF], HTML icon [HTML] Staff Publication/Working Paper Aug 2018 Ross Hallren, David Riker
 PDF icon Value Chains in East Asian Production Networks— An International Input-Output Model Based Analysis Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2009 Zhi Wang, William Powers , Shang-Jin Wei
 PDF icon Using Waste Carbon Feedstocks to Produce Chemicals Staff Publication/Working Paper Apr 2020 Elizabeth R. Nesbitt
 PDF icon Using Supply Chain Analysis To Examine the Costs of Non-Tariff Measures (NTMs) and the Benefits of Trade Facilitation Staff Publication/Working Paper Jan 2012 Michael J. Ferrantino
 PDF icon Using Power Laws to Identify the Structural Parameters of Trade Models with Firm Heterogeneity [PDF], HTML icon [HTML] Staff Publication/Working Paper May 2017 Saad Ahmad, Zeynep Akgul
 PDF icon Using Firm-Level Data to Compare Productivities across Countries and Sectors: Possibilities and Challenges [PDF], HTML icon [HTML] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2018 Saad Ahmad, Sarah Oliver, Caroline Peters
 PDF icon Updated Estimates of the Trade Elasticity of Substitution [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper May 2020 Saad Ahmad, David Riker
 PDF icon Unwrought Aluminum Staff Publication/Working Paper Mar 2010 Michelle Koscielski
 PDF icon Uncertainty at the Farm-Level: Monte-Carlo Simulations for Farm Planning [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper May 2020 Meagan Martin
 PDF icon Unanticipated Tariff Changes with Time-to-Build Products [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2019 Samantha Schreiber
 PDF icon U.S.-China Competition in the Indian Market Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2006 William Greene
 PDF icon U.S. Wind Turbine Export Opportunities Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2012 Andrew S. David , Dennis Fravel
 PDF icon U.S. Utility-Scale Wind Turbine Nacelle Production and Trade Staff Publication/Working Paper Jan 2022 Andrew David
 PDF icon U.S. Multinational Services Companies: Effects of Foreign Affiliate Activity on U.S. Employment Staff Publication/Working Paper Aug 2011 Lisa Alejandro, Richard Brown , Samantha Brady Pham , Isaac Wohl , Erick Oh, Joann Peterson, Matthew Reisman
 PDF icon U.S. Medical Devices and China's Market: Opportunities and Obstacles Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2014 Mihir P. Torseka
 PDF icon U.S. Exports of Advanced Technology Products to China Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2009 Alexander Hammer , Robert Koopman , Andrew Martinez
 PDF icon U.S. Corn Exports to Mexico and the North American Free Trade Agreement [PDF], HTML icon [HTML] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2018 Lesley Ahmed
 PDF icon U.S. Agricultural Sales To Cuba: Certain Economic Effects of U.S. Restrictions (An Update) Recent Economic Literature and Data Analysis Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2009 Jonathan R. Coleman
 PDF icon TSCAPE: A Time Series of Consistent Accounts for Policy Evaluation Staff Publication/Working Paper May 2003 Edward J. Balistreri, Alan K. Fox
 PDF icon Trends in U.S. Inbound and Outbound Direct Investment Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2006 Laura Bloodgood
 PDF icon Trends and Impacts of India's Antidumping Enforcement Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2010 Robert Feinberg
 PDF icon Trends and Complexity of USITC Fact-Finding Reports [PDF], HTML icon Trends and Complexity of USITC Fact-Finding Reports [HTML] Staff Publication/Working Paper Sep 2016 William Deese, Darren Sheets
 PDF icon Transshipment in the United States Staff Publication/Working Paper Apr 2004 Soamiely Andriamanajara, Hugh Arce, Michael J. Ferrantino
 PDF icon Translog Partial Equilibrium Model of Trade Policy [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2019 Samantha Schreiber
 PDF icon Trade, Trade Policy, and Local Labor Market Effects: A Review of Literature [pdf], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2021 Emma Blair and Tamara Gurevich
 PDF icon Trade, Policy, and Economic Development in the Digital Economy [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Mar 2022 Peter Herman and Sarah Oliver
 PDF icon Trade, Offshoring, and U.S. Multinational Corporation Employment in the U.S. Manufacturing Sector, 1999-2008 Staff Publication/Working Paper Dec 2012 Samira Salem , Laura Bloodgood , Isaac Wohl , Cathy Jabara , Nathanael Snow
 PDF icon Trade Restrictions and Modes of Supply in Services Trade Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2018 Tamar Khachaturian
 PDF icon Trade Policy and Gender: Examination of Gender and Sector-Specific Outcomes [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2021 Tamara Gurevich, David Riker, and Marinos Tsigas
 PDF icon Trade Liberalization, Displacement, and Unemployment in a PE Framework [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Dec 2021 Tyler Daun and David Riker
 PDF icon Trade Liberalization with Heterogeneous Workers: A Structural Approach [PDF], HTML icon [HTML] Staff Publication/Working Paper Mar 2017 Scott Baier, Serge Shikher, Yoto V. Yotov
 PDF icon Tracing CO2 Emissions in Global Value Chains Staff Publication/Working Paper Dec 2014 Bo Meng, Glen Peters, Zhi Wang
 PDF icon Theory and Evidence Linking International Trade to Unemployment Rates Staff Publication/Working Paper Jan 2015 David Riker, Maksim Belenkiy
 PDF icon The Value of Value Added: Measuring Global Engagement with Gross and Value-added Trade Staff Publication/Working Paper Nov 2012 William M. Powers
 PDF icon The USDA's Final Rule on Dairy Import Assessment Fees: A Large or Small Economic Impact on Imports Staff Publication/Working Paper May 2011 John Fry , Michael McConnell , Jonathan R. Coleman
 PDF icon The Sub-Saharan African Services Economy: Insights and Trends Staff Publication/Working Paper Jul 2017 Jennifer Powell
 PDF icon The South Korea-Japan Trade Dispute in Context: Semiconductor Manufacturing, Chemicals, and Concentrated Supply Chains Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2019 Samuel M. Goodman, Dan Kim and John VerWey
 PDF icon The Similarities and Differences among Three Major Inter-Country Input-Output Databases and their Implications for Trade in Value-Added Estimates Staff Publication/Working Paper Dec 2014 Lin Jones, Zhi Wang, Li Xin , Christophe Degain
 PDF icon The Short-Run Effects of Product Differentiation on Trade [PDF], Plain text icon [TeX script for accessibility] Staff Publication/Working Paper Nov 2019 Peter Herman, Ryan Lee
 PDF icon The Role of Good Regulatory Practice in Reducing Technical Barriers to Trade Staff Publication/Working Paper Oct 2009 Christopher Johnson
 PDF icon The Role of “Mode Switching” in Services Trade (pdf) Staff Publication/Working Paper Feb 2021 Tamar Khachaturian and Sarah Oliver
 HTML icon Interactive Graphic, PDF icon The Roadblocks of the COVID-19 Pandemic in the U.S. Automotive Industry Staff Publication/Working Paper Jun 2022 David Coffin, Dixie Downing, Jeff Horowitz, and Greg LaRocca