Join Great Decisions at 1:00 p.m. on October14th at the home of Sandie Hahn. We will be discussing Reading #5: Decoding US-China Trade. Please let Sandie know if you will be attending at 223-6123 or email her.
Though arguably the most advanced economy in the world, the United States still uses centuries-old numbers to measure trade. These antique numbers mangle understanding of the U.S.-China trade relationship, shrinking America’s true economic size and competitiveness, while swelling China’s.
Bad numbers give rise to bad policies that ultimately kill U.S. jobs and cede market share to China. What tools can the United States employ to counter China’s unfair trade practices?