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© 2024 Hinrich Foundation Limited. See below for our copyright and reprint policy. All statements of fact and the views, conclusions and recommendations expressed in the publications of the Foundation are the sole responsibility of the author(s).

Copyright and reprint

All original content on this website – our logo, research work, texts, images, graphics, and data – is the property of Hinrich Foundation or licensed by Hinrich Foundation from its author and protected by international copyright laws.

Hinrich Foundation provides this research for use by the general public. You are encouraged to share and distribute our original work. If you wish to do so, either in whole or in part, you must:

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Our curated content is protected by the respective source’s copyright policies, and has been shared and reprinted by us with permissions. You must follow these policies when you share, distribute or reprint any of our curated content.

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You may create hyperlinks to pages on our website, under the condition that these links do not portray the Foundation in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive manner. These links will be revocable without explanation and notification. Any loss on your side due to revocation, removal or replacement of linked content will not be a responsibility of the Foundation.

The Hinrich Foundation is a philanthropic organization that works to advance mutually beneficial and sustainable global trade through original research and education programs that build understanding and leadership in global trade. The Foundation operates exclusively for charitable purposes. It does not accept external funding. It operates a registered charity in Singapore and a 501(c)(3) corporation in the US.