United States

Trade, tariffs and politics: Evidence from the US, EU and China

Imported automobiles are collected in a lot at the port of Newark New Jersey, U.S., February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz - RC1E7E5F48B0

The Trump administration has announced tariffs on products from countries all over the world. Image: REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Thiemo Fetzer
Associate Professor of Economics, University of Warwick
Carlo Schwarz
PhD Student, University of Warwick
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how United States is affecting economies, industries and global issues
A hand holding a looking glass by a lake
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

United States

Figure 1: Republican vote share and tariff exposure Image: Vox
Have you read?
Figure 2: Trade-off in political targeting and exposure to US imports Image: Vox
Figure 3 Impact of tariffs on US exports Image: Vox
Don't miss any update on this topic

Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

Sign up for free

License and Republishing

World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

Related topics:
United StatesTrade and InvestmentEconomic ProgressInequality
World Economic Forum logo
Global Agenda

The Agenda Weekly

A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

Subscribe today

You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

NASA's new air pollution satellite is giving live updates on hotspots across North America


August 31, 2023

About Us



Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2023 World Economic Forum