TAG: Political Economics

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Can Trump’s trade war cause a recession?

© Business Insider 2019President Trump has been persistent since campaign days that the primary focus of his economic policy would be the reversal of what he calls, “The Trade Imbalance”. And while there exists major inefficiencies in the trade channels between US and other countries that need to be resolved, a simple numerical comparison of the so called trade imbalance is a simplistic presentation of the real problem. However, in pursuit of fulfilling his campaign promises, President…