Connecting the Dots, December 2018


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Trade War and Real War

December 11, 2018

We have a temporary truce in the trade war. No one is quite sure if it will last, especially financial markets, which after a short-lived rally saw little to celebrate in the latest Trump-Xi meeting. 

How to Kill American Jobs

December 4, 2018

Here’s a question whose answer is rarely pleasant: “What could go wrong?”