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ACCF Scholar Chad Bown

ACCF Scholar Chad Bown
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Reginald Jones Senior Fellow Peterson Institute for International Economics

Will Trump’s tariffs help U.S. workers? It could be a wash

A decade ago, Whirlpool controlled about half of the domestic washing machine market. But when things started going downhill, the company blamed unfair competition...

Mexico makes good on threats to impose tariffs on $3 billion worth of US...

Mexico said it would impose import duties on $3 billion worth of U.S. products, including cheese, bourbon, pork and others, making good on its threats...

Is the global trade system broken?

Today's trading system may be bent, but it is not broken. Import tariffs are low. Quotas are relatively uncommon. In 2016, some $15.4trn of...