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Despite Trump's Promises, the US Trade Deficit with China Continues to Grow

Michael Klein speaks with PRI The World about the growing U.S./China trade deficit.

One of President Donald Trump’s signature promises has been to shrink the US trade deficit, especially with China. So, how’s he doing?

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“Trade is between two willing partners, both of whom are gaining, otherwise they wouldn’t engage in the exchange,” said economist Michael Klein with The Fletcher School at Tufts University.  

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