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Taiwan’s early emphasis on exports vindicates the power of economic ideas

Douglas A. Irwin | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 08/31/2021

In a recent New York Times piece, Paul Krugman discussed two drivers of the “hyperglobalization” era that began in the mid-1980s and lasted until the global financial crisis of 2008. These drivers are…

A coming clash over Hong Kong sanctions?

Jeffrey J. Schott | Peterson Institute for International Economics | 08/17/2021

US sanctions and Chinese countermeasures ...

China’s economy probably shrank in 2020

Derek Scissors | AEI | 01/18/2021

The Chinese Communist Party appreciates American media praise. Yes, China halted COVID...


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