Trade and Innovation

January 26, 2015

This report describes and postulates the three competing economic doctrines that shape trade policy debates.

December 1, 2014

This report finds that the revenues of Bay Area companies increasingly come from global markets and that the Bay Area economy is intricately linked with global trade and financial flows.

July 1, 2014

This paper analyses the reasons behind India lagging behind East and South East Asian economies in participating in international production networks, on which growth in manufacturing has become increasingly dependent in the contemporary world.

June 1, 2014

This paper undertakes a comparative, firm-level analysis of joining the supply chain in five Southeast Asian economies to improve understanding of fragmentation of manufacturing across borders.

April 1, 2014

This ICRIER reports addresses contemporary challenges in U.S.-India economic and trade relations and provides insights as to how they can be best addressed and resolved.

January 23, 2014

This report examines the long-standing commercial and cultural ties that exist between the San Francisco Bay Area and greater China.

January 1, 2014

This ICRIER study investigates the socioeconomic impact of American investment in India and identifies the challenges faced by the American investors in India. A multi-sector survey, based on in-person interviews with key stakeholders, it has been juxtaposed with relevant secondary data to elucidate the spillovers of the direct investment by U.S. entities in India.

December 19, 2013

Investors from US and Mexico and other third-party countries will benefit from the Canada-EU trade deal when it comes to investing in Canada, according to a report by the C.D. Howe Institute.

December 1, 2013

This report assesses whether the probability of displacement is higher and income losses after displacement are greater for workers in tradable services and manufacturing than in non-tradable service sectors.

August 19, 2013

ITIF explains the difference between competitiveness, innovation and productivity in this policy memo.