Watch the PBS news clip from May 17, 2018, review information from global EDGE (globaledge.msu.edu) related to China and US trade, and connect with course content to answer the following questions. Please use critical thinking and the provided information to make informed opinions related to the China – US trade situation.
- U. S. trade policy toward China has been a hot topic in recent months. 1) Discuss how tariffs work and what they mean for companies, workers, and consumers. How do you feel about the way the United States is approaching trade negotiations with China? Will the United States succeed in getting what it wants from China? Explain.
- Reflect on China’s trade policy toward the United States and indeed the rest of the world. What is China trying to achieve? Who are the winners and who are the losers?