Trade Talks Episode 94: The Trade War and the Fed, with Adam Posen

Adam Posen (Peterson Institute for International Economics) joins Keynes and Bown to discuss the US Federal Reserve’s decision to cut interest rates for the first time in 10 years. They describe the uncertainty facing central bankers, the impact of the global economy on their decision-making, and whether there is a relationship between their actions and President Trump’s tariffs.
Featuring

Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (PIIE)

August 5, 2019