Tariffs

xi

The Chinese trade deal is a Christmas gift to Xi

December 14, 2019 4:42 pm

The agreement doesn’t mark the end of the trade war. It is, at best, a truce

chinese tariffs

Trump’s Chinese tariffs are simply a scare tactic

December 13, 2019 5:37 pm

The president is often described as unpredictable, but he is really quite easy to read

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

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

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

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

phony name

Trump heals the nation…by attacking Beto for his ‘phony name’

August 7, 2019 5:23 pm

Biden and other candidates seem to have gotten the message that Trump is no pushover

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

donald trump mexico trade deal

Trump was right to threaten Mexico with tariffs

June 13, 2019 4:06 pm

A (North) America First policy

joe biden campaign

Trump is Joe Biden’s best campaign aide

June 11, 2019 5:14 pm

The president is running scared

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?

Donald Trump one-front trade war

Donald Trump’s one-front trade war

May 22, 2019 3:15 am

Like the military, Trump can only take on one major tariff target at a time

donald trump trade war

How I learned to stop worrying and love Trump’s trade war

May 14, 2019 12:05 pm

China’s importance to domestic US industry has been exaggerated

xi jinping

Our real problem with China: Xi Jinping

May 10, 2019 12:22 pm

He is the global leader of opposition to the US position in international politics

world trade

The future of world trade is in the balance

May 7, 2019 3:03 pm

US-China trade talks approach a crisis

kim jong-un

Kim Jong-un is doing to Trump what Trump is trying to do to China

May 6, 2019 11:55 am

The portly pariah of Pyongyang fired off several missiles that landed in the Sea of Japan

donald trump china

What is Trump’s big deal with China?

February 25, 2019 2:43 pm

The president wants to deliver peace in our time in Asia

michael flynn

‘Not to sound naive or anything’, but it seems like Michael Flynn has ratted someone out to Mueller

December 5, 2018 10:48 am

Trump’s imagination is free to run riot as to who it might be

donald trump justin trudeau canada and mexico

Trump’s new trade deal with Canada and Mexico shouldn’t surprise you

October 1, 2018 8:50 am

He is a disruptor, a practitioner of creative destruction. And he works fast, with little delay between the destruction and the reconstruction phase

Maybe Trump can sign a free-trade pact with Russia and North Korea to replace Europe, Mexico and Canada

June 9, 2018 9:46 am

Well, well, well. So Melania had a “big operation” that lasted four hours, did she? President Trump revealed this little…