Monthly Archives: December 2020

TRUMP & BIDEN — From Cronyism to Engagement, Hopefully.

[Recent  postings on Twitter since the Presidential Election as of January 1, 2021 ………… Stuart S. Malawer (@smalawer) / Twitter]   Good editorial on Tariffs and Tariff Exclusions. Downside of tariffs is more market distortion. Terrible Trump tariff and trade … Continue reading

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Global Challenges — Broadening National Security & Less Sanctions & Tariffs — by Bill Gates

  Two good statements in the New York Times today from Bill Gates Concerning Biden’s Global Challenges — National Security and Economic Sanctions  …………..   “The multidimensional competition with China and transnational challenges require the formal involvement of agencies previously … Continue reading

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More Trade Chaos — Blocking Exports of Computer Chips to China Under National Security.

More trade chaos from Trump’s dying days in office. We need cooperation and competition. Not confrontation. US-China relations are too important for foreign policy by personal grievance and nation-baiting. Use of the national security authority (under Commerce’s ‘Entity List’) to … Continue reading

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TRUMP & BIDEN & TRADE — Twitter Comments Since the Election (as of January 1, 2021).

[Recent  postings on Twitter since the Presidential Election ………… Stuart S. Malawer (@smalawer) / Twitter]   Good editorial on Tariffs and Tariff Exclusions. Downside of tariffs is more market distortion. Terrible Trump tariff and trade policy. Nationalistic protectionism doesn’t help … Continue reading

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