Carrots and Sticks
ven B. Sample and Eugene P. Trani, in The
Washington Quarterly (Summer 1980),
Foreign Policy Devt. WQ, Transaction Periodicals Con- sortium, P.O. Box 1262, New Brunswick,
The quadrupling of U.S. exports during the 1970s (to $181.6 billion in 1979) and the current dependence of more than 4 million American jobs on foreign trade has given individual states a big stake in foreign affairs. Even lightly populated, once isolationist Nebraska has developed exten- sive foreign economic...