Remaining Lucid at an Outbreak of a Global Trade War

Jul 4, 2018 · 14 min read

The current trade tensions are worrying …

… also because of trade’s historical correlation with peace

The move by the US is shocking but also telling…

…and occurs in a wider context of long-standing concerns about the international level playing field

What might be the effects of US tariffs and how should other countries react?

Is there hope for a more constructive way forward?



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CASE — Center for Social and Economic Research is an independent, non-profit economic and public policy research institution, established in 1991 in Warsaw.

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