Making Sense of Anti-trade Sentiment

International Trade and the American Worker

  • Authors
  • Roger White

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Why It Is Important to Understand Anti-trade Sentiment

  3. In Search of Stolper-Samuelson(-like) Effects

  4. The Smooth Adjustment Hypothesis and Policies That Assist Trade-displaced Workers

  5. Making Sense of Anti-trade Sentiment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-192
    2. Roger White
      Pages 233-235
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 237-258

About this book


Examining the extent to which trade adversely affects domestic workers, Making Sense of Anti-Trade Sentiment documents statistical relationships between exports and imports and domestic employment/wages.


Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance America anti-trade asymmetric information ATAA balanced exporters balanced importers capital comparative advantage data displacement displacement-related domestic Dornbusch-Fischer-Samuelson model earnings losses economy empirical employment exports foreign competition international trade labor market trade

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47652-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-37325-0
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