Brexit, Trump and De-Globalization

Speaker(s) Type Length Chair
Pawel Smietanka Swati Dhingra Patrick Kennedy Invited
Swati Dhingra

New developments in the world economy - Brexit, Trump and now Covid-19 - have increased calls for economic nationalism. The three papers in this session use rich microdata to examine the actual economic impacts of the Brexit vote and the Trump trade war on firms, workers and regions.


(Listed in order of speakers above)

The Impact of Brexit on UK Firms

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Trade and Worker Deskilling

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The Return to Protectionism

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