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ReportJun 01, 2021 - 8:30am

The America Works Report: Industry Perspectives

  EnergyAmerican Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers Adam Ali, Manager of Workforce Development 

ReportJun 01, 2021 - 8:30am

The America Works Report: Quantifying the Nation's Workforce Crisis

Businesses are increasingly saying they are unable to hire the workers they need to make their products and provide their services.

ReportMay 05, 2021 - 12:45pm

Labor's Litany of Dangerous Ideas: The PRO Act 2021 Update

In 2019, the U.S. Chamber released a report discussing the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, a bill in Congress that amounted to nothing more than a litany of organized labor’s policy preferences. Subsequently, the U.S.

ReportApr 28, 2021 - 9:00am

U.S.-Kenya Trade Negotiations

This report is an in-depth study regarding a potential free trade agreement (FTA) between the U.S. and Kenya, whose negotiations were launched on July 8, 2020. The report draws on insights from dozens of interviews with business executives and experts, to explore perspectives regarding FTA obligations on products and services traded between the two countries.

ReportApr 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

Policy Recommendations for the New Administration: Brazil

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Brazil-United States Business Council (BUSBC) offers recommendations on expanded priorities including collaboration to combat the global pandemic, a new digitized economy, "green" energy, environmental protection, and initiatives to build on 2020’s important, but incomplete, bilateral trade agreement.

ReportApr 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

Policy Recommendations for the New Administration: Egypt

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's U.S.-Egypt Business Council offers recommendations to enhance the U.S.-Egypt economic relationship.

ReportApr 12, 2021 - 2:15pm
The PRO Act report (cover graphic only)

Labor's Litany of Dangerous Ideas: The PRO Act - UPDATED

In the world of labor and employment policy, it is a well-known fact that organized labor has been hemorrhaging members for the past 65 years, and labor leaders have sought innumerable ways to reverse that trend. Since peaking at roughly 35% of the workforce in the 1950s, union membership has steadily declined. In 2018, it stood at just 10.5% of the workforce, with a mere 6.4% membership rate in the private sector.

ReportMar 24, 2021 - 9:00am
The 2021 IP Index Report Cover

2020 International IP Index

The U.S. Chamber International IP Index benchmarks the IP framework in 53 global markets, representing over 90% of global GDP. The IP Index evaluates the ecosystem in each economy across 50 unique indicators which industry believes represent economies with the most effective IP systems. The IP Index serves as a roadmap for policymakers who seek to support innovation, creativity, and economic growth through more robust IP policy.