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.
Staff research publications can be found by typing in the desired keyword into the search box labeled "Search Staff Documents." Filtering options on the left panel can help narrow the search criteria. Note: Filtering may not be presented on mobile devices
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|Data Protection Laws in Africa: A Pan-African Survey and Noted Trends||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Mar 2021||Brian Daigle|
|Does Trade Promote State Capacity in Ghana? A Synthetic Control||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Mar 2018||Jeremy E. J. Streatfeild|
|Electricity Investment in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Historical Overview and a Way Forward||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Jun 2018||Jeremy E. J. Streatfeild|
|Has the Other Shoe Dropped?: Ethiopia’s Rise and Fall as U.S. Supplier of Sub-Saharan African Footwear||Staff Publication/Working Paper||Mar 2022||Katherine Stubblefield and Mary Roop|
|Low Electricity Supply in Sub-Saharan Africa: Causes, Implications, and Remedies||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Jun 2018||Jeremy E. J. Streatfeild|
|More Than a Pretty Color: The Renaissance of the Cobalt Industry||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Feb 2019||Samantha DeCarlo, Daniel Matthews|
|Regional Macroeconomic and Trade Trends During the COVID-19 Pandemic||Staff Publication/Working Paper||May 2022||Erika Bethmann, Emma Blair, Chang Hong, Lin Jones, Chris Montgomery, and Huyen Nguyen|
|The International Trade and Production Database for Estimation - Release 2 (ITPD-E-R02), [TeX script for accessibility]||Staff Publication/Working Paper||Jul 2022||Ingo Borchert, Mario Larch, Serge Shikher, and Yoto Yotov|
|Trade, Policy, and Economic Development in the Digital Economy [PDF], [TeX script for accessibility]||Staff Publication/Working Paper||Mar 2022||Peter Herman and Sarah Oliver|
|When Countries Leave Trade Agreements: A Survey of Cases 1949–2019||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Oct 2019||Brian Daigle, Samantha DeCarlo, Gregory LaRocca|