Caution: Trade uncertainty is rising and can harm the global economy (VOX)

Recent developments have inspired efforts to measure trade uncertainty. This column presents a new index of world trade uncertainty for 143 countries, measured on a quarterly basis from 1996 onwards, using the Economist Intelligence Unit country reports. The index shows that uncertainty in trade is rising sharply. This has important implications for global economic prospects.

https://voxeu.org/article/trade-uncertainty-rising-and-can-harm-global-economy

Hites Ahir, Nicholas Bloom, Davide Furceri

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