Alberto Fraguas Herrero
Alberto Fragua is Coordinator of the Observatory of Political Ecology of ATTAC Spain. Biologist, specialized in Ecology, Zoology and Master in Environmental Management of Development, with more than 30 years of experience in management and environmental planning and specifically in Environmental Evaluation of Projects and Public Policies.
As an Environmental Consultant, he currently works as an Executive Director at the Instituto de Estudio de la Tierra S.L. (Institute for the Study of the Earth), collaborating in turn with different Public and Private Institutions.
He has been CEO and founder of GEMAP S.A. and Counsellor of the reforestation and environmental restoration company ECOVIVEROS S.L. Also, in his professional role he was a consultant for the North American engineering company Gibbs & Hill (GHESA).
The return to the recurrent endemism of the Cold War between the US and Russia would mark the beginning of the decline of the global economy.
Trump is quite concerned that Chinese companies acquire technological leadership.
This Chinese-American trade war may affect the operation of technology companies around the world.
Until a few decades ago it had been the main producer of both industrial inputs, but the growth of other countries, particularly China, was displacing it from that position.
It is no coincidence that Trump is imposing these protectionist measures abruptly, but is part of a series of more general sequence of events.