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U.S. President Donald Trump, flanked by Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson, ?Vice President Mike Pence?, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, delivers remarks before signing a memorandum on intellectual property tariffs on high-tech goods from China, at the White House in Washington, U.S. March 22, 2018.  REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RC1C7F5614B0
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Can the US actually win a trade war?

Senior Fellow Eswar Prasad describes the Trump administration’s latest tariffs on Chinese imports and analyzes whether these tariffs will act as a powerful negotiating tool for the United States, or ignite a global trade war.

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