International Trade Theory and Policy
by Steven M. Suranovic

Trade 20

Trade 20

Trade Internet Questions 20 1B

DIRECTIONS: This section asks questions whose answers can be found at websites on the internet.

  • Go to the web site for the US Trade Representative to find answers to the following questions.
    1. What year was USTR founded?
    2. What year did the agency change its name to the Office of the United States Trade Representative?
    3. How have its functions evolved over time?
    4. Who is the current U.S. Trade Representative?
    5. What is the role of the private sector advisory system? Name the sector-specific advisory committees.
    6. Describe the organizational structure of the USTR.
    7. What are the activities of the Geneva office of the USTR?


International Trade Theory and Policy - Chapter 20: Last Updated on 7/4/00