Wealth Abuse

China Returns Fire

May 23, 2019 0

Greg Guenthner Global markets are retreating once again today as investors attempt to digest the latest round of trade war headlines. Asian and European stocks are lower across the board as China appears to dig […]

Financial

Going South

May 7, 2019 0

A 25 percent tariff on Chinese goods coming into the USA. That’ll git her done, all right — if you mean pulling the plug on America’s holographic economy. For about thirty years this is how […]

World Affairs

Trump Goes All-In on Trade

May 6, 2019 0

BY GREG GUENTHNER President Trump pushed his chips to the center of the table early Sunday afternoon, threatening to increase tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods by the end of the week. Trump broke […]

Wealth Abuse

Is China’s Day Of Reckoning Coming?

July 20, 2018 0

by Tyler Durden Authored by Tom Luongo, Lost in all of the geopolitical noise are some basic concepts of economics.  It’s no secret that China’s economy has been built by their openly mercantilist economic policies. Mercantilism is, […]

Financial

US-China Trade Negotiations Have Collapsed

July 12, 2018 0

by Tyler Durden High-level trade negotiations between Beijing and Washington have “ground to a halt” following Trump’s dramatic escalation proposing an additional $200 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods, Bloomberg reports. After three rounds of formal negotiations led […]

World Affairs

Tariffs ‘kick off 50-year trade war’ with China

July 6, 2018 0

by Pepe Escobar (cross-posted with the Asia Times by special agreement with the author) The tariff tussle that began today is linked to Beijing’s ambitious ‘Made in China 2025’ and Belt and Road strategies, which will transform the […]

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