- Galina Kolev ·
- IW-Report No. 9 ·
- 22 Mar 2019
Empirical Analysis of Protectionist Attitudes in the EU
A changing landscape in trade policy in recent years is undoubtedly related to changing voter preferences. Based on Eurobarometer survey data, the present paper investigates both the factors determining the level of support for protectionism and the striking inconsistency of responses to questions related to free trade and protectionism.