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Issues and Impact

Essential Reading Items

Paper: Answering the Critics: Why Large American Gains from Globalization Are Plausible
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2008

Paper: Dani Rodrik's Numbers Game
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Scott C. Bradford, Brigham Young University
and Paul L. E. Grieco, Northwestern University
Response to Dani Rodrik's blog
May 9, 2007

Op-ed: The Payoff from Globalization
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Paul L. E. Grieco, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Washington Post
June 7, 2005

Book: Challenges of Globalization: Imbalances and Growth
edited by Anders Åslund and Marek Dabrowski
July 2008

Paper: The Future Course of Trade Liberalization
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Barbara Kotschwar, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for The World Bank
"Challenges for the Twenty-First Century"
October 1998

Paper: Tax Policy in a Global Economy
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the American Institute of Contemporary German Studies
Revised February 2000


Policy Briefs

13-11: Dealing with Cybersecurity Threats Posed by Globalized Information Technology Suppliers [pdf]
by Theodore H. Moran, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2013

11-12: Markets vs. Malthus: Food Security and the Global Economy [pdf]
by Cullen S. Hendrix, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2011

04-4: Islam, Globalization, and Economic Performance in the Middle East [pdf]
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Howard Pack, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2004

04-1: This Far and No Farther? Nudging Agricultural Reform Forward [pdf]
by Tim Josling, Stanford University
and Dale E. Hathaway, National Center For Food and Agricultural Policy
March 2004

03-7: Rules Against Earnings Stripping: Wrong Answer to Corporate Inversions [pdf]
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Ariel Assa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2003

01-5: Fin(d)ing Our Way on Trade and Labor Standards?
by Kimberly Ann Elliott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
April 2001

00-2: Decision-Making in the WTO
by Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jayashree Watal, Peterson Institute for International Economics
March 2000

99-10: World Trade After Seattle: Implications for the United States
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
December 1999


Working Papers

13-6: The Hyperglobalization of Trade and Its Future [pdf]
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Martin Kessler, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2013

09-7: Criss-Crossing Globalization: Uphill Flows of Skill-Intensive Goods and Foreign Direct Investment [pdf]
by Aaditya Mattoo, The World Bank
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2009

02-5: Assessing Globalization's Critics: "Talkers Are No Good Doers???" [pdf]
by Kimberly Ann Elliott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Debayani Kar, Center for Economic and Policy Research
and J. David Richardson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
September 2002

99-6: The Global Trading System and the Developing Countries in 2000
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics

SPECIAL: Globalization and Productivity in the United States and Germany [pdf]
by Catherine L. Mann, Peterson Institute for International Economics
International Finance Discussion Paper Number 595 for the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

96-15: Competitive Liberalization and Global Free Trade: A Vision for the Early 21st Century
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics


Testimony

Strengthening the Commitment to American Workers, Firms, Farmers and Fishermen, and Communities Adversely Affected by Globalization
by Howard F. Rosen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Senate Finance Committee
June 6, 2007

Measuring the Costs of Trade-Related Job Loss
by Lori G. Kletzer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony prepared for the Committee on Finance
United States Senate
Washington, DC
July 20, 2001

Hearings on the WTO
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Subcommittee on Trade House Ways and Means Committee
United States House of Representatives
Washington, DC
February 8, 2000

Liberalizing Services: Key to Faster Global Growth and the Sustainability of the US Trade Deficit
by Catherine L. Mann, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Subcommittee on International Trade
Senate Finance Committee
United States Senate
Washington, DC
October 21, 1999


Op-eds

As Other Nations Prosper, So Will United States
by Robert Z. Lawrence, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Lawrence Edwards, Cape Town University
Op-ed in the Miami Herald
April 14, 2013

Katherine Boo, India, and China
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
March 28, 2012

India: Fighting Imported Corruption
by Devesh Kapur, University of Pennsylvania
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
March 31, 2011

Climate Change—Winning the Narrative
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
July 29, 2009

India's Goldilocks Globalization
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Newsweek
June 15, 2009

The Inward East
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Howard Pack, Wharton School
Op-ed in Newsweek International
October 29, 2007

Meeting the Challenge of Sovereign Wealth Funds
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Handelsblatt
September 18, 2007

The World Is Witnessing the Dawning of the Age of Ennui
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
April 10, 2006

The Payoff from Globalization
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Paul L. E. Grieco, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Washington Post
June 7, 2005

Tolerance Can Lead to Prosperity
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
August 18, 2004

After Seattle
by Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in The Economist
August 24, 2000


Speeches and Papers

The United States in the World Economy
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech delivered at the Chautauqua Lecture Series, "The US Economy: Beyond a Quick Fix"
August 12, 2011

Linkages between International Trade and Financial Markets: Mapping the Issues [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks delivered at conference sponsored by the Halle Institute for Economic Research and the Martin-Luther University of Halle-Wittenburg in Halle, German
June 17, 2010

Answering the Critics: Why Large American Gains from Globalization Are Plausible
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2008

The Arab Economies at a Tipping Point [pdf]
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Howard Pack, Wharton School
Forthcoming article in Middle East Policy
January 2008

Globalization with Arab Characteristics
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Howard Pack, Wharton School
Article in YaleGlobal Online
October 17, 2007

The Globalization of Research and Development and Innovation
by Martin Neil Baily, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Committee on Science and Technology
United States House of Representatives
June 12, 2007

Dani Rodrik's Numbers Game
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Scott C. Bradford, Brigham Young University
and Paul L. E. Grieco, Northwestern University
Response to Dani Rodrik's blog
May 9, 2007

US Trade Policy Over the Coming Period
by Charles Rangel, Chairman, House Ways and Means Committee
Remarks at a special dinner meeting
Peterson Institute
April 23, 2007

Delivering on Doha: Farm Trade and the Poor [pdf]
by Kimberly Ann Elliott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation
December 2006

The Payoff to America from Global Integration [pdf]
by Scott C. Bradford, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Paul L. E. Grieco, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Chapter 2 in United States and the World Economy: Foreign Economic Policy for the Next Decade
by C. Fred Bergsten and the Institute for International Economics
January 2005

Crying Wolf on Poverty: Or How the Millennium Development Goal for Poverty Has Already Been Reached [pdf]
by Surjit S. Bhalla, Oxus Research and Investments
A rebuttal to Martin Ravallion's assessment of Imagine There's No Country: Poverty, Inequality, and Growth in the Era of Globalization (2002)
April 29, 2003

Have We Already Met the Millennium Development Goal for Poverty? [pdf]
by Martin Ravallion, The World Bank
An assessment of Surjit Bhalla's arguments and evidence in Imagine There's No Country: Poverty, Inequality, and Growth in the Era of Globalization (2002)
February 2003

The Year in Review: A Turning Point? [pdf]
by Martin Neil Baily, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the Global Competitiveness Report
February 2003

Globalization and the International Financial System
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
NYU-Stern Global Business Conference 2001
Globalization: Risks and Rewards
November 30, 2001

Globalization
by Alan Greenspan, Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board
Speech at the Institute for International Economics' First Annual Stavros S. Niarchos Lecture
October 24, 2001

"American Trade Leadership: What is at Stake" [pdf]
by Robert B. Zoellick, US Trade Representative
Speech before the Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
September 24, 2001

China, the WTO, and Globalization: What Happens Next
by Ellen L. Frost, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article written for the ChinaOnline Web site
July 19, 2001

The Challenge of Globalization
by John Todd Stewart, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks before the Canadian-American Business Council
Washington, DC
April 26, 2001

The Cause of Antiglobalists is Wrong in the Aggregate
by Edward M. Graham, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Debate with Lori Wallach at the Council on Foreign Relations
Washington, DC
February 13, 2001

The Backlash Against Globalization
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech given before the Trilateral Commission
Tokyo, Japan
May 9, 2000

A Critical Assessment and an Appeal for Fundamental Tax Reform
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the World Trade Organization Panel Report (dated October 8, 1999)
Report of the Appellate Body (dated February 24, 2000)
United States Tax Treatment for "Foreign Sales Corporations"
March 11, 2000

Global Trade: Has the WTO Lost Its Way?
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Outline of opening remarks in a debate between Gary Hufbauer, Alan Tonelson, and Lori Wallach
Moderated by Peter Morici at Columbia University
New York
February 9, 2000

Tax Policy in a Global Economy
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the American Institute of Contemporary German Studies
Revised February 2000

Spies, Bombs, and the WTO
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Daniel H. Rosen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article originaly appeared in the South China Morning Post
May 30, 1999

The International Monetary System: Facing the Challenge of Globalization
by Eduard Balladur
Presented at the Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
May 25, 1999

Pakistan and the World Economy
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the annual conference of the Pakistan Society of Development Economists
January 1999

Globalization: The Concept, Causes, and Consequences
by John Williamson, The World Bank
Keynote address to the Congress of the Sri Lankan Association for the Advancement of Science
Colombo, Sri Lanka
December 15, 1998

Reshaping the Global Financial Architecture
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the Institute for Infrastructure Finance Roundtable Meeting
Singapore
November 5-6, 1998

The Future Course of Trade Liberalization
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Barbara Kotschwar, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for The World Bank
"Challenges for the Twenty-First Century"
October 1998

Japan and the United States in the World Economy
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech given for a conference on "Wisconsin - United States - Japan Economic Development"
Sponsored by Kikkoman Foods
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
June 19, 1998

Preferences for Workers? Worker Rights and the US Generalized System of Preference
by Kimberly Ann Elliott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech for the Faculty Spring Conference, '98
"Globalization and Inequality"
Calvin College Grand Rapids, Michigan
May 28-30, 1998
Revised May 8, 2000

Fifty Years of the GATT/WTO: Lessons from the Past for Strategies for the Future
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
A paper presented to the symposium on the world trading system "Fifty Years: Looking Back, Looking Forward"
Co-sponsored by the World Trade Organization and The Graduate Institute of International Studies
Geneva, Switzerland
April 30, 1998


Books

Global Trade in Services: Fear, Facts, and Offshoring
by J. Bradford Jensen
September 2011

China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities (paper)
by C. Fred Bergsten , Charles Freeman , Nicholas R. Lardy and Derek J. Mitchell
October 2009

China's Rise: Challenges and Opportunities (hardcover)
by C. Fred Bergsten , Charles Freeman , Nicholas R. Lardy and Derek J. Mitchell
September 2008

Challenges of Globalization: Imbalances and Growth
edited by Anders Åslund and Marek Dabrowski
July 2008

Delivering on Doha: Farm Trade and the Poor
by Kimberly Ann Elliott
July 2006

Trade Policy and Global Poverty
by William R. Cline
June 2004

Food Regulation and Trade: Toward a Safe and Open Global System
by Tim Josling , Donna Roberts and David Orden
March 2004

Has Globalization Gone Far Enough? The Costs of Fragmented Markets
by Scott C. Bradford and Robert Z. Lawrence
February 2004

Awakening Monster: The Alien Tort Statute of 1789
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer and Nicholas K. Mitrokostas
July 2003

Can Labor Standards Improve Under Globalization?
by Kimberly Ann Elliott and Richard B. Freeman
June 2003

Reintegrating India with the World Economy
by T. N. Srinivasan and Suresh D. Tendulkar
March 2003

Imagine There's No Country: Poverty, Inequality, and Growth in the Era of Globalization
by Surjit Bhalla
October 2002

Leadership Selection in the Major Multilaterals
by Miles Kahler
November 2001

Why Global Commitment Really Matters!
by Howard Lewis III and J. David Richardson
October 2001

Job Loss from Imports: Measuring the Costs
by Lori G. Kletzer
September 2001

Globalization and the Perceptions of American Workers
by Kenneth F. Scheve and Matthew J. Slaughter
March 2001

Fighting the Wrong Enemy: Antiglobal Activists and Multinational Enterprises
by Edward M. Graham
September 2000

The WTO after Seattle
edited by Jeffrey J. Schott
July 2000

Global Competition Policy
edited by J. David Richardson and Edward M. Graham
December 1997

Competition Policies for the Global Economy
by Edward M. Graham and J. David Richardson
November 1997

Trade and Income Distribution
by William R. Cline
November 1997

Has Globalization Gone Too Far?
by Dani Rodrik
March 1997