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Trump’s Trade Failure Can Be Biden’s Win On China And WTO

Christine McDaniel | Forbes | 02/01/2021

By former President Trump’s own metric, his trade war with China failed. He was obsessed with the trade deficit, which only grew during his tenure—which is no surprise to anyone…

How Trump’s Tariffs Really Affected the U.S. Job Market

Michael Pettis | Carnegie Endowment | 01/28/2021

A recent study on U.S.-China trade concludes that Trum...

Revitalizing the WTO under a Biden administration

Clete Willems | Atlantic Council | 01/12/2021

Longstanding bipartisan US concerns about the WTO will persist and...

An Assessment of Donald Trump’s Record on Trade

The Economist | 10/24/2020

“We will stand up to trade cheating,” Donald Trump promised in 2016. He pledge...


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