Trade

wine brie

They may take our wine, but they’ll never take our brie-dom

December 4, 2019 8:19 am

Mr Trump, tear down this tariff

pandas

America should kidnap pandas to end the trade war

December 3, 2019 10:40 am

The downsides are low

us-uk

A US-UK free trade agreement will bring benefits on both sides of the Atlantic

November 28, 2019 12:03 am

Drugs, food, drink, fashion and media will all benefit from a US-UK trade deal

capitalism

Trump’s economic nationalism is an effort to save capitalism

November 12, 2019 12:32 pm

America needs to harness capitalism as successfully as China has

germany berlin

Berlin on the brink

November 11, 2019 11:57 am

Germany’s economic ills could have far-reaching effects

inside-traders

Are inside-traders profiting from the US-China trade war?

October 17, 2019 7:21 am

Conspiracy theorists have pointed out a number of large trades conducted at highly opportune moments

trade deal

Would Britain really be first in line for a US trade deal?

September 9, 2019 11:41 am

If Trump wants to ease a trade deficit, his priority would be to continue talks with the European Union

economics

Trump is pursuing Mugabe economics

September 6, 2019 2:03 pm

The jiggery-pook that Trump has been engaging in on the economy may well come to haunt him in the key states that he won in 2016

hong kong

The cosmic combination of Hong Kong, Brexit and the trade war

August 24, 2019 6:20 am

Events could align against Beijing

yin

Trump’s yin and yang game with China

August 24, 2019 6:12 am

When Trump calls Xi his friend, markets should really be spooked

donald trump

The ur-Trump has re-emerged at last

August 23, 2019 6:32 pm

We are witnessing the logical culmination of decades of steadfast views on trade and international relations

iceland

Why Britain, like Iceland, will thrive outside the EU

August 22, 2019 9:19 am

Temporary EEA membership is the best route out of Europe

jay powell fed

Powell orders media blackout for Fed staff

August 15, 2019 12:29 pm

Jay Powell is determined not to fuel the struggle between an independent Fed and President Trump

xi jinping power

America should view China as a hostile, revolutionary power

August 9, 2019 4:00 pm

Washington needs to counter Beijing in the realm of public diplomacy and global opinion

silicon valley

Silicon Valley is your government now

July 26, 2019 2:44 pm

The government has done nothing to meet the challenge of creating a new generation of graduates qualified for a future world

mexico

When Mexico enforces its own laws, immigration drops

July 12, 2019 7:07 am

President Trump's tariff gamble with Mexico is paying off

huawei

Trump’s bad Huawei deal with Xi

July 2, 2019 9:54 am

The Chinese tech giant is a threat to America's security — and the world's

xi trump

Trump vs Xi: the new Cold War is hotting up

June 27, 2019 3:18 pm

But America’s new strategy towards China could actually work

belt and road initiative

China’s Belt and Road Initiative is neo-Imperialism

June 27, 2019 11:45 am

Beijing uses the ‘Imperial Excuse’ for expansion

capitalism

Bastard capitalism

June 26, 2019 11:50 am

Corporate inequality creates income inequality – and political instability

iran sanctions

Pompeo summons up fresh Iran sanctions from the Gulf

June 24, 2019 1:04 pm

The secretary of state’s hasty trip to Riyadh and Abu Dhabi means another escalation in tensions between the Trump administration and Iran

donald trump mexico trade deal

Trump was right to threaten Mexico with tariffs

June 13, 2019 4:06 pm

A (North) America First policy

global recession

Could a global recession be around the corner?

June 6, 2019 12:29 am

The omens for the economy are not good

mexican tariffs

Trump’s Mexican tariffs could wipe out his 2017 tax cut

June 4, 2019 12:00 pm

Why sign a free trade agreement if Trump is intent on subverting it before it’s even been approved?

trade deal jeremy corbyn

Trump: I’ll ‘go all out’ to offer a trade deal if Brexit talks fail

June 2, 2019 10:09 am

‘We could work on it very, very quickly’