Mª Jesús Fernández
Mª Jesús Fernández is a Senior Economist in the Functions and Statistics Directorate of Funcas and a Professor at the UNED. Graduated in Economics and Business Sciences from the University of the Basque Country, she has worked as a macroeconomics analyst and in several private companies related to the financial sector and study services
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.