Billet – Left behind by protectionism: learning from the Bush administration’s steel tariffs

On January 22, President Trump announced his decision to apply tariffs on imported washing machines and photovoltaic cells and modules, and other protectionist measures could follow. To understand what the impacts of such measures could be, we review an earlier episode, the steel safeguards imposed by George W. Bush in 2002.Sébastien Jean, Ariell Reshef ... [Lire la suite]