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PCHPA/IPC Policy Brief: U.S. Tariff Rate Quotas and AGOA Market Access

This policy brief was authored by David Skully, a trade policy specialist currently teaching at Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. Dr. Skully served as an economist with USDA’s Economic Research Service (1980-2005) and was a Senior Fulbright Scholar in Bangladesh (2006-2007). The author gratefully acknowledges helpful comments from IPC members Mike Gifford, Rolf Moehler, and James Starkey, and the project development and guidance provided by IPC’s Chief Executive Charlotte Hebebrand. Kim Elliott of the Center for Global Development and Julie Howard of the Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa also provided useful comments.