Trade Adjustment Assistance: Getting Reform Right

Publication Date: October 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Daniella Markheim; James Sherk

Research Area: Trade

Keywords: Labor; taa; ui; unemployment insurance

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


Expanding a program like TAA that has no demonstrated results would be irresponsible; expanding such a program while adding restrictions likely to make it even less effective would be foolhardy.