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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?


“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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