Tag Archives: trade war

(Reuters) Walmart warns Trump’s tariffs may force it to hike prices

By | September 24, 2018

And that’s OK. This is exactly what the tariff should result to (at least part of the intention). The tariff episode is really a mean to an end to get to the final objective when countries will lower or eliminate the tariff all together. However, given the disparity of development in different nations, the “grand”… Read More »

China and US reached agreement (for now) on Trades!

By | May 21, 2018

In our previous blog posts (here and here), we argued that there is only upside for US to bring up the Trade imbalance issues with China and forced China to the negotiation table. Despite the wide spread fear of a “Trade War” in financial markets, we maintained the position that there will be no “Trade… Read More »

About That Trade Tariff (And another example of MSM’s bias coverage)

By | March 2, 2018

In 2001, China joined WTO. Its GDP back then was a little over $1 trillion USD according to World Bank. And it was really a developing country with very poor quality of life for its citizens. Today in 2018, Chinese GDP is approximately $12 trillion USD, 12 times from its GDP in 2001, a stunning… Read More »