US-China Trade War

The United States and China have a long history of economic rivalry. But since 2017, the Trump administration’s challenges to China’s business activities and subsequent US and retaliatory tariffs by China, and other actions, have spiraled into a full blown economic and trade war. As a result of these moves and their related threats, the Chinese and US economies are in danger of decoupling. Their mutual distrust poses a grave danger to global economic health.

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Op-Eds

Chad P. Bown (PIIE)

July 9, 2020
via Foreign Affairs
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June 23, 2020
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Peter A. Petri (PIIE) and Michael G. Plummer (Johns Hopkins University and East-West Center)

June 11, 2020
Working Paper

Peter A. Petri (PIIE) and Michael G. Plummer (Johns Hopkins University and East-West Center)

June 2020
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Chad P. Bown (PIIE) and Melina Kolb (PIIE)

March 13, 2020
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Chad P. Bown (PIIE)

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Chad P. Bown (PIIE) and Mary E. Lovely (PIIE)

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