Current Research

American Trade Policy

America and Trade Liberalization: The Limits of Institutional Reform, with Judith Goldstein International Organization (Spring 2014).

The Limits of Institutional Reform: America, Trade Liberalization and the GATT/WTO, with Judith Goldstein The Oxford Handbook of Historical Institutionalism.

Measured Mercantilism: Trade policy and Exporter Interests under the RTAA, with Judith Goldstein.

Framing Trade: Economic Ideas about Trade in Congressional Debate, 1880- 1989, with Judith Goldstein.


Institutional Design

Optimal Delegation in Multilateral Standards Agreements

National Autonomy and Global Firms

The Arbitrage Lobby: Consumers, Special Interests, and The Politics of Dual Exchange Rates, with Dorothy Kronick here

Regulatory Protection and the Geography of Trade, with Xiaojun Li, Wei Lin, Lizhi Liu here

Domestic Responses to Global Production Diversion: Evidence from Chinese Manufacturing Firms, with Xiaojun Li here

Policy Reports

World Trade Report 2012 Trade and public policies: A closer look at non-tariff measures in the 21st century. Geneva: WTO.