The Trump Administration’s Dead End on Trade

The Trump administration has initiated a trade dispute with China with the stated goal of reducing America’s bilateral deficit. But given the strengthening dollar and expansionary US fiscal policies, the US trade balance will almost certainly worsen for the foreseeable future.

James McCormack
Aug 10, 2018 · 4 min read

Originally published and copyright: Project Syndicate, 2018.

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