Adjustment and Income Distribution Impacts of the Trans-Pacific Partnership

March 1, 2016

The authors estimate the adjustment costs of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on workers and compare these costs with the agreement's benefits. They also estimate its impact on the distribution of income across US households.

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Topics: LABOR MEGA-REGIONAL AGREEMENT INCOME DISTRIBUTION INEQUALITY

Agreements: TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP (TPP)

Regions: UNITED STATES

Authors: ROBERT Z. LAWRENCE TYLER MORAN

Publishing Institution: PETERSON INSTITUTE FOR INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS

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