Robert W. Staiger

Stanford University

Stanford, CA 94305

United States

University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics

1180 Observatory Drive

Madison, WI 53706

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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'Currency Manipulation' and World Trade

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 363, Rock Center for Corporate Governance Working Paper No. 43
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2010
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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International Trade, WTO, China, currency manipulation, subsidies

"Currency Manipulation" and World Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w14600
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Dec 2008
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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The Case for Tradable Remedies in WTO Dispute Settlement

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3314
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Kyle Bagwell, Petros C. Mavroidis and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Columbia University - Law School and Stanford University
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International Trade and Domestic Regulation

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 387, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 1504913
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 13 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2009
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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international trade, regulation, national treatment, technical barriers to trade

International Trade and Domestic Regulation

NBER Working Paper No. w15541
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 Dec 2009
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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Gatt-Think

NBER Working Paper No. w8005
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 17 Nov 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Non-Tariff Measures and the WTO

Economic Research and Statistics Division Working Paper No. 2012-01
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 05 Feb 2012
Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University
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terms of trade, commitment, border measures, behind-the-border measures, offshoring, bilateral bargaining

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The WTO: Theory and Practice

NBER Working Paper No. w15445
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Breach, Remedies and Dispute Settlement in Trade Agreements

Cowles Foundation Discussion Paper No. 1735
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Oct 2009
Giovanni Maggi and Robert W. Staiger
Yale University and Stanford University
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International trade agreements, Breach remedies, Dispute settlement

Breach, Remedies and Dispute Settlement in Trade Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w15460
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Giovanni Maggi and Robert W. Staiger
Yale University and Stanford University
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Breach, Remedies and Dispute Settlement in Trade Agreements

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP7527
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Giovanni Maggi and Robert W. Staiger
Yale University and Stanford University
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Citation 3

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breach remedies, dispute settlement, international trade agreements

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International Rules and Institutions for Trade Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w4962
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 15 Sep 2000
Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University
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Is the WTO Passe?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7304
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Kyle Bagwell, Chad P. Bown and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Peterson Institute for International Economics and Stanford University
Downloads 48 (264,176)

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Rules of Origin, Trade Policy, Trade and Multilateral Issues, International Trade and Trade Rules

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National Sovereignty in an Interdependent World

NBER Working Paper No. w10249
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Jan 2004
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Subsidy Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w10292
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Feb 2004
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The Simple Economics of Labor Standards and the GATT

NBER Working Paper No. w6604
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Jun 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The Economic Structure of International Trade-In-Services Agreements

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 503
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Jan 2017
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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The Economic Structure of International Trade-in-Services Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w22960
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Dec 2016
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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An Economic Theory of GATT

NBER Working Paper No. w6049
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Domestic Policies, National Sovereignty and International Economic Institutions

NBER Working Paper No. w7293
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 15 Dec 1999
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Citation 19

Trade Agreements as Endogenously Incomplete Contracts

NBER Working Paper No. W12745
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 13 Dec 2006
Henrik Horn, Giovanni Maggi and Robert W. Staiger
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Yale University and Stanford University
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Trade Agreements as Endogenously Incomplete Contracts

CEPR Discussion Paper No. 6037
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Henrik Horn, Giovanni Maggi and Robert W. Staiger
Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN), Yale University and Stanford University
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Citation 19

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Endogenously incomplete contracts, GATT, trade agreement, WTO

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Reciprocity, Non-Discrimination and Preferential Agreements in the Multilateral Trading System

NBER Working Paper No. w5932
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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What Do Trade Negotiators Negotiate About? Empirical Evidence from the World Trade Organization

NBER Working Paper No. w12727
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 06 Dec 2006
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The Role of Export Subsisies When Product Quality is Unknown

NBER Working Paper No. w2584
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jul 2004
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Measuring Industry Specific Protection: Antidumping in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w4696
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 30 Dec 2000
Robert W. Staiger and Frank Wolak
Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Strategic Trade, Competitive Industries and Agricultural Trade Disputes

NBER Working Paper No. w7822
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Aug 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Collusion Over the Business Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w5056
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 25 Jul 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Collusion Over the Business Cycle

RAND JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS, Vol. 28, No. 1
Posted: 24 Mar 1997
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University

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A Theory of Managed Trade

NBER Working Paper No. w2756
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 09 Mar 2004
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Reciprocal Trade Liberalization

NBER Working Paper No. w5488
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Offshoring and the Role of Trade Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w14285
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Pol Antras and Robert W. Staiger
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Offshoring and the Role of Trade Agreements

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6966
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 02 Dec 2008
Pol Antras and Robert W. Staiger
Harvard University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Citation 13

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incomplete contracts, inefficiency, matching, offshoring, trade agreements

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Enforcement, Private Political Pressure and the Gatt/Wto Escape Clause

NBER Working Paper No. w10987
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Jan 2005
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The Case for Auctioning Countermeasures in the WTO

NBER Working Paper No. w9920
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Aug 2003
Kyle Bagwell, Petros C. Mavroidis and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Columbia University - Law School and Stanford University
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Multilateral Trade Negotiations, Bilateral Opportunism and the Rules of GATT

NBER Working Paper No. w7071
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Apr 1999
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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A Theory of Gradual Trade Liberalization

NBER Working Paper No. w4620
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Dec 2000
Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University
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Some Remarks on Reforming WTO AD/CVD Rules

The World Economy, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp. 739-743, May 2005
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 May 2005
Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University
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How Important Can the Non-Violation Clause Be for the GATT/WTO?

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Jul 2013
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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GATT, WTO, dispute resolution, non-violation doctrine

How Important Can the Non-Violation Clause Be for the Gatt/Wto?

NBER Working Paper No. w19256
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 27 Jul 2013
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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Protection and the Business Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w5168
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Heckscher-Olin Theory and Non-Competitive Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w2515
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 May 2004
Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University
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Regionalism and Multilateral Tariff Cooperation

NBER Working Paper No. w5921
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jul 2000
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Strategic Use of Antidumping Law to Enforce Tacit International Collusion

NBER Working Paper No. w3016
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Jul 2004
Robert W. Staiger and Frank Wolak
Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Strategic Export Subsidies and Reciprocal Trade Agreements: The Natural Monopoly Case

NBER Working Paper No. w5574
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Nov 1996
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The Effect of Domestic Antidumping Law in the Presence of Foreign Monopoly

NBER Working Paper No. w3254
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Robert W. Staiger and Frank Wolak
Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Backward Stealing and Forward Manipulation in the WTO

NBER Working Paper No. w10420
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 21 Apr 2004
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Compositional Effects of Government Spending in a Two-Country Two-Sectorproduction Model

NBER Working Paper No. w2543
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Apr 2004
Steven N. Durlauf and Robert W. Staiger
University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Multilateral Tarriff Cooperation During the Formation of Regional Free Trade Areas

NBER Working Paper No. w4364
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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On the Role and Design of Dispute Settlement Procedures in International Trade Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w14067
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Jun 2008
Giovanni Maggi and Robert W. Staiger
Yale University and Stanford University
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Profit Shifting and Trade Agreements in Imperfectly Competitive Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w14803
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Mar 2009
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Profit Shifting and Trade Agreements in Imperfectly Competitive Markets

International Economic Review, Vol. 53, Issue 4, pp. 1067-1104, 2012
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Oct 2012
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Non-Violations

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 12 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2013
Robert W. Staiger and Alan O. Sykes
Stanford University and Stanford University - Law School
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The Sensitivity of Strategic and Corrective R&D Policy in Oligopolistic Industries

NBER Working Paper No. w3236
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Jan 2008
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Differences in the Uses and Effects of Antidumping Law Across Import Sources

NBER Working Paper No. w4846
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 Jan 2007
Robert W. Staiger and Frank Wolak
Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Adverse Selection in Credit Markets and Infant Industry Protection

NBER Working Paper No. w2864
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Mar 2004
Harry Flam and Robert W. Staiger
Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Stanford University
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Sectoral Shocks and Structural Unemployment

NBER Working Paper No. w2522
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Michael H. Riordan and Robert W. Staiger
Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Stanford University
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Can the Doha Round Be a Development Round? Setting a Place at the Table

NBER Working Paper No. w17650
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Dec 2011
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Private Cost Information and the Multinational Enterprise

NBER Working Paper No. w2657
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Jun 2004
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The Sensitivity of Strategic and Corrective R&D Policy in Battles for Monopoly

NBER Working Paper No. w3235
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jan 2008
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Multilateral Tariff Cooperation During the Formation of Customs Unions

NBER Working Paper No. w4543
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Organized Labor and the Scope of International Specialization

NBER Working Paper No. w2514
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Jun 2004
Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University
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The Economics of Trade Agreements in the Linear Cournot Delocation Model

NBER Working Paper No. w15492
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Trade Liberalization and Trade Adjustment Assistance

NBER Working Paper No. w4847
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Aug 2007
K. C. Fung and Robert W. Staiger
University of California, Santa Cruz - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Rules and Discretion in Trade Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w2658
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Jun 2004
Robert W. Staiger and Guido Tabellini
Stanford University and University of Bocconi - Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research (IGIER)
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Is the WTO Passé?

NBER Working Paper No. w21303
Number of pages: 124 Posted: 29 Jun 2015
Kyle Bagwell, Chad P. Bown and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Peterson Institute for International Economics and Stanford University
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Is the WTO Passé?

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP10672
Number of pages: 125 Posted: 22 Jun 2015
Kyle Bagwell, Chad P. Bown and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Peterson Institute for International Economics and Stanford University
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dispute settlement, preferential trade agreements, terms of trade, trade agreements, WTO

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Delocation and Trade Agreements in Imperfectly Competitive Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w15444
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Nov 2009
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Multilateral Trade Bargaining: a First Look at the GATT Bargaining Records

NBER Working Paper No. w21488
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 25 Aug 2015
Kyle Bagwell, Robert W. Staiger and Ali Yurukoglu
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Rules Versus Discretion in Trade Policy: an Empirical Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w3382
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 31 Mar 2011
Robert W. Staiger and Guido Tabellini
Stanford University and Bocconi University - Department of Economics
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Multilateral Trade Bargaining and Dominant Strategies

NBER Working Paper No. w22842
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The Design of Trade Agreements

NBER Working Paper No. w22087
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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The World Trade Organization: Theory and Practice

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 2, pp. 223-256, 2010
Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Kyle Bagwell and Robert W. Staiger
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University

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