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Editorial Spotlight: When It Comes to Trade, What Are the US President’s Powers?

There are several rumors of what we have to expect from US trade policy starting in January
US President-elect Donald Trump has mentioned that he wants to impose a 35% tariff on Chinese imports, re-negotiate or pull out of NAFTA, and withdraw from TPP. This week, we take a look at the powers of the US president when it comes to trade agreements and tariffs. What is possible, impossible?

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