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U.S. Trade Policy Primer: Frequently Asked Questions

Categories: Foreign Trade/Investment,Statistics,Treaties

As Trump administration trade policies generate international controversies, this report describes the fundamentals of trade including the basics of trade, U.S. trade trends, the development of U.S. trade policy, trade policy tools, and the link between international investment and trade. From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists