China Is Bluffing on U.S. Tariffs, and Trump Knows It

posted by Michael Lewis on April 06, 2018

Found in China, UK & Ireland, categorized in International Trade and Investment

Tags: trade war Trump tariff xi

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China will suffer far more economically and politically from a protracted trade dispute with the U.S. Without continued strong economic growth, Xi cannot control his own Communist Party apparatus let alone the general population.


FMI’s commentary on Trump’s trade clash with China and feud with Amazon, plus a note on the implications  of San Francisco Fed president John Williams’ move to the NY Fed.

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