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Trump’s economic team is coming undone at a critical moment for global trade

Donald Trump’s top economic advisers are fighting over the direction of US trade policy. The president’s protectionist adviser Peter Navarro has consistently butted heads with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. The divide between the free-trade wing of Trump’s administration and the protectionist wing is causing friction at a critical time for […]
Trump’s economic team is coming undone at a critical moment for global trade
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Trump’s new trade idea may be a bigger mistake than tariffs

The Trump administration is attempting to impose quotas instead of tariffs on six major US trading partners. The quotas would limit the amount of steel or aluminium a country can send to the US in a year. Trade experts say that while quotas come with economic problems similar to tariffs, […]
Trump’s new trade idea may be a bigger mistake than tariffs
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