Will Trump unleash a new trade war that could seriously impede the post-corona recovery?
Will China really halt technology transfers that it has required under many joint venture deals with U.S. companies?
The U.S. imports 80% of its rare earths from China, but accounts for just 4% of China’s rare earths exports. This gives China a significant advantage.
Will the US and EU find a compromise on trade to avert a head-on clash?
The fallacy of seeking to reduce the U.S. trade deficit without raising U.S. savings rates.
How is Europe impacted by transatlantic and U.S.-Chinese trade tensions and by trade with China itself?
If Trump has his way, the liberal market economy of the post-war period is ending. The Trump world proudly and unapologetically embraces mercantilism.
In the tit-for-tat retaliation gaming with the United States over imposing tariffs, China is at a disadvantage.
Far from strengthening the U.S. economy, Trump’s punitive tariffs destroy global supply chains.