‘Phase one’ China trade deal tests the limits of US power

Throughout his campaign and the early years of his presidency, Donald Trump promised to fundamentally reshape U.S.-China trade policy. The conclusion of the “phase one” trade deal, agreed to by the two countries in mid-January, provides an opportunity to assess what has been achieved so far. Trump’s efforts to change China’s behavior are running up … Continue reading ‘Phase one’ China trade deal tests the limits of US power