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Trade Data Center

One-stop shop for searchable trade databases, case lists & more

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Trade Data Center

Welcome to the Trade Data Center. Here you can explore data resources that illustrate the impact of trade policy on jobs, the environment, and your community.

Certified Trade-Related Job Losses

State-by-State Outcomes of "Fast Track" Deals

Search for confirmed job losses due to imports and outsourcing here, compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor's Trade Adjustment Assistance program.   How has your state fared under the NAFTA "trade" pact model that the TPP would expand?

TPP Corporate Empowerment Map

Manufacturing Job Losses

Check out this map to see which corporations near you could use new privileges granted by the proposed Trans-Pacific Parternship to attack consumer and environmental safeguards.    
Search for more diverse measures of trade-related job loss here, with fact sheets detailing how your state's manufacturing workers have fared during the NAFTA-WTO era.

Foreign Investor Attacks on Public Interest: ISDS

TAFTA Corporate Empowerment Map

Examine cases where corporations have challenged laws and regulations under the investor-state provisions of U.S. "trade" deals.   Could a foreign investor in your community be empowered by a U.S.-EU "trade" deal to attack consumer and environmental safeguards? Check out this map to see.

WTO Trade in Services Database

Congressional Voting Record

Search for information about how the WTO's General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) impacts public policy topics such as health care, water rights, and government procurement.   Assess your Representative's or Senator's commitment to fair trade and the public interest.

Trade in Elections

Other Resources

Read how trade policy has become a central election issue, and see the campaign positions on trade of members of Congress and candidate Obama.   Links to websites for more data resources on import and export flows, trade in services, and more.

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