Based on an analysis of national and state import data, The Trade Partnership created state-specific reports on the financial impacts of continued expiration of the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) … Continue reading State-by-State Impacts of GSP (2015)
Laura Baughman, President of The Trade Partnership, provides a detailed analysis of the U.S. preference program and offers recommendations to EU policy makers as they consider how implementing the Treaty … Continue reading U.S. Trade Preference Programs: Lessons from Europe from the U.S. Struggle to Get It Right (2010)
The Trade Partnership examined sector-specific export growth to China for each of the 435 U.S. congressional districts for the US-China Business Council‘s annual report.
This report details the history of the program, how it runs on a day-to-day basis, the major users of the program and the products that benefit from it the most. … Continue reading The U.S. Generalized System of Preferences Program: An Integral Part of the U.S. Economy (1997; updated in 2010)
This paper compares preference programs offered by major developed countries. It highlights the complex rules that limit developing country usage and offers U.S. policymakers suggestions for changes that would improve … Continue reading Unilateral Preferential Trade Programs Offered by the United States, the European Union, and Canada: A Comparison (2008)
This study examines the impacts of GSP from the U.S. perspective. It finds that while GSP is an important tool to promote economic development in poor countries, it also improves … Continue reading Estimated Impacts of the U.S. Generalized System of Preferences to U.S. Industry and Consumers (2006)
The Trade Partnership prepared this reference book in conjunction with the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative to inform companies and countries interested in sourcing goods from sub-Saharan Africa about … Continue reading African Growth and Opportunity Act Implementation Guide (2000)