Trade Talks Episode 117: Trump's Import Tariffs Have Hurt US Exports

New evidence reveals a side effect of President Trump’s import tariffs. The research shows that, through US supply chain linkages, the new US tariffs on imported inputs are directly contributing to the recent slowdown in US exports of outputs. Kyle Handley (University of Michigan) joins to discuss the potential causes and consequences of these results.
Featuring Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (PIIE)
January 9, 2020