Trade Policy

VIDEO: Hear the highlights of Trump’s interview with The Sun that everyone is losing their minds over

By Dan Calabrese You’re hearing a lot about this today, and it’s supposed to be this bonkers rant in which Trump says crazy things about Brexit, trade deals and Theresa May – creating all kinds

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U.S. slams China with more tariffs, which is running out of retaliation options

By Dan Calabrese My theory all along on the Trump tariffs have been that they’re a hammer designed to force trade concessions. They’re not Trump’s preferred policy, but they’re the mechanism he thinks he needs

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Germans tell U.S. ambassador they’re ready to abolish all car tariffs

By Dan Calabrese This particular columnist has not been a fan of the Trump Administration’s trade policies, believing them to be the needless picking of a fight over something that doesn’t produce the economic impact

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China to U.S.: Drop the tariffs and we’ll buy $70 billion worth of American goods

By Dan Calabrese Proof that President Trump’s trade negotiation strategy is winning? One thing any serious negotiator has to understand is that you’re in big trouble if you bluff and your bluff gets called. If

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Canada, Mexico, EU retaliate immediately after Trump imposes tariffs on steel and aluminum

By Dan Calabrese If you really understand trade, you know that all trade is fair by definition. Almost all trade consists not of nations exchanging goods with each other, but of private parties from within