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Protectionism

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Ignacio Muro Benayas Professor of Journalism at Carlos III University

And so it has always been.An episode anticipated the importance of the times in the trade liberalisation agenda 150 years ago.

 
Arturo Huerta González Graduate Professor of the Faculty of Economics at the National Regional University of Mexico

Fighting against the threat of losing global hegemony against China, the US government has come to question free trade.

Ismael de la Cruz Financial markets analyst

The trade surplus in favour of China would be directly hit by a protectionist escalation between the two largest economies in the world.

 
Editorial

Rarely has a political decision been as visibly idiotic as Donald Trump's protectionist measures on customs fees.

Dany Lang Member of Economistas Aterrorizados (Terrified Economists)

It is true that Donald Trump's economic policy has turned towards the rich and seems incoherent, but it is linked to the traditional protectionism of the USA in the history.

 
Editorial

Economists remember that in 1930, Congress did not take into account the advice of economists who urged them to reject the Hawley-Smoot Act.

Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade

Many countries are currently liberalising trade through bilateral and regional free trade agreements.

Peru Erroteta Journalist

Throughout history, protectionism has often gone hand-in-hand with nationalism.

 
Redacción

In general, protectionism harms much more than it helps in the long run. Unfortunately laws are the slowest thing to change.

Juan Ignacio Palacio Morena Professor of Applied Economics

The liberalisation of the Spanish economy leads to the false impression that restrictions on competition have practically been eradicated.

 
Javier Larraz International Business Director of Axesor

The constant pulse between the Trump Administration and China on account of trade tariffs has triggered the troubled waters alarm in world trade.

 
 
 
 
 
 

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