Who Benefits From the US-China Trade War?

Several markets stand to benefit from the escalating trade dispute between the United States and China. Here, we take a look at two countries that will likely see an increase in trade with the U.S. as a result of the trade war.

Supply Chains and Geopolitics

U.S. tariffs on China could disrupt supply chains on which American companies depend.

Visiting China

I can’t explain China. I don’t know it well enough, and sometimes it seems to me that the Chinese are experts on their country, but they’re experts that don’t agree. Still, China is an American adversary, and an adversarial relationship between these two countries is dangerous even if it doesn’t lead to war. Therefore, I […]

China, Corn and Caterpillars

An invasion of armyworm could force China to import more corn.

The Fog of Trade War: Can China Outlast the US?

Both sides are digging in, but Washington can’t ignore the costs of tariffs forever.

Tracking African Swine Fever

African swine fever is an infectious disease that has already spread from Africa to Europe and Asia. The current outbreak has led to more than 1 million pigs being culled in China.

China Is Still Really Poor

Sept. 15, 2016 China says it has lifted 700 million people out of poverty. What does that really mean?

North Korean Missiles and the US Red Line

For perhaps the first time in decades, Pyongyang feels like it’s operating from a position of strength.

Daily Memo: More on Tariffs, More on Rare Earths

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