Trade Talks 110: Will 3D Printing Increase Trade? Hear All About It

Companies can now "print" some products locally, obviating the need for trade. But for hearing aids, the economic shakeup has turned out different thus far. Caroline Freund and Michele Ruta (World Bank) join to discuss their new research examining the many ways the introduction of a transformative technology impacted global trade and consumer access to one important 3D-printed product.
Featuring Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (PIIE)
November 12, 2019