Trade Talks Episode 32: Trump, China, and Tariffs: $3 billion, $50 billion, or $100 billion?
Soumaya Keynes of The Economist and PIIE Senior Fellow Chad P. Bown discuss the escalating tariff fight between President Trump and China. They update the status of Trump's "national security" tariffs on steel and aluminum as well as Beijing's retaliation over $3 billion of imports. They also analyze Trump's $50 billion Section 301 tariff proposal, China's $50 billion proposed retaliatory response, before turning to Trump's subsequent $100 billion request for more tariffs....
Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (PIIE)