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The Trade War (page 2)

January 29, 2020 5:21 am

This Too Shall Crash

Before President Trump stakes his reelection on the economy, he should remember the warnings of Professor Hyman Minsky.
Desmond Lachman
January 6, 2020 5:25 am

The 2020 Economy Could Be Bad for Trump… And the Rest of Us

As signs of a global recession threaten the president’s reelection, the administration seems blissfully unaware.
Desmond Lachman
December 23, 2019 5:43 am

Meet the New Trade War, Same as the Old Trade War

The Trump administration threatens tariffs on European goods, because it worked so well with China.
Desmond Lachman
October 18, 2019 5:02 am

Trump Made Two Big Mistakes in the Trade War

He discounted both allies and domestic politics.
Nicholas Grossman
August 26, 2019 12:40 pm

Trump Is a Terrible Commander in Chief for a Trade War

It’s reasonable to put pressure on China for its revisionist behavior. But the president is not getting anything right.
Shay Khatiri
August 23, 2019 12:52 pm

Trump Tweets. The Markets Tank. This Is Totally Normal.

Everything is fine. Just fine. Really.
Andrew Egger
August 14, 2019 2:45 pm

Why the Cease-Fire in the Trade War on Christmas?

It's almost like the president is being a hypocrite or something.
Andrew Egger
August 6, 2019 3:33 pm

No Relief in Sight for the Casualties of Trump’s Trade War

Pssssst: It's not the Chinese.
Andrew Egger
June 12, 2019 4:51 am

Why Is Congress Letting This Man Set America’s Trade Policy?

Are Republicans in Congress finally ready to play hardball with Trump on trade? That was the scuttlebutt last…

Andrew Egger
May 31, 2019 10:57 am

America’s Trade Laws Were Not Designed for a President Like Trump

On Thursday evening, President Trump took to Twitter to announce that he would soon implement an updated trade policy: A…

Andrew Egger