President Trump’s mercantilist views on trade are well known. His trade-related cabinet appointments confirm that he wishes to reorient US trade policy strongly in an inward-looking direction, targeting key trading partners such as China and Mexico, using instruments of trade...
Please note that the event has passed. Prof Freytag will deliver a series of blogs on populism over the next three months, so watch this space. Populism on the rise: Is there a rational policy response? The West has undergone substantial...
Employment in the manufacturing sector, particularly in the US but also in many developing countries, has been declining over the past thirty years. While the competition from freer trade marginally contributed to the decline in developed countries, it is...