What Will Trump Trade Policy Actually Look Like? Three Possibilities – New York Times
Here’s what those possibilities look like, from the most benign to the most disruptive.
Scenario 1: The assertive stance, within existing institutions
There really are some elements of the United States’ existing relationships with major trading partners that are dysfunctional and disadvantageous to the United States. By taking more aggressive stands on some of them, a Trump administration may be able to get better deals.