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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|Innovation and Job Creation in a Global Economy: The Case of Apple’s iPod||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||May 2011||Greg Linden, Jason Dedrick, Kenneth L. Kraemer|
|Additive Manufacturing Technology: Potential Implications for U.S. Manufacturing Competitiveness||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Sep 2014||Sharon L.N. Ford|
|Trade and Labor in the U.S. Semiconductor Industry||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Jul 2018||Andre Barbe, Dan Kim, David Riker|
|The Supply Chain for Electric Vehicle Batteries||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Dec 2018||David Coffin , Jeff Horowitz|
|More Than a Pretty Color: The Renaissance of the Cobalt Industry||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Feb 2019||Samantha DeCarlo, Daniel Matthews|
|East Asia-Pacific’s Participation in the Global Value Chain for Electronic Products||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Mar 2019||Mihir P. Torsekar, John VerWey|
|Global Value Chain Analysis: Concepts and Approaches||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Apr 2019||Lin Jones, Meryem Demirkaya, Erika Bethmann|
|Chinese Semiconductor Industrial Policy: Past and Present||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Jul 2019||John VerWey|
|Chinese Semiconductor Industrial Policy: Prospects for Future Success||Journal of International Commerce and Economics||Aug 2019||John VerWey|
|How Does Increased EV Production Affect U.S. Automotive Employment?||Executive Briefings||May 2022||David Coffin|
|Interactive Graphic, 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|