Speeches and Papers

Antidumping: A look at US Experience--Lessons for Indonesia

by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics

Paper for the Ministry of Industry and Trade
Republic of Indonesia
August 20, 1999

© Peterson Institute for International Economics




I. Historical background

II. The Big Change: Trade Act of 1974 and Trade Act of 1979

III. The Political Economy of Antidumping Administration

IV. The Political Economy of U.S. Antidumping Law

V. Lessons for Indonesia



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