Growing world trade has helped lift living standards around the world, and yet free trade is under attack. In Free Trade Under Fire , Douglas Irwin sweeps aside misconceptions that litter the debate over trade and gives the reader a clear understanding of the issues involved.
This second edition includes a new chapter on trade and developing countries and updates the entire text to deal with new issues such as outsourcing and steel tariffs.
'Bang up to date with the current literature on trade... A wealth of reporting, both of trade theory debates and of recent political battles in America over trade, is elegantly squeezed in the book. If "Free Trade Under Fire" does not c