Jan 14, 2020

Looking back on a long trade war

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We're devoting most of today's show to the trade war: how we got here, what tensions still remain and how it's impacted people, businesses and regulators both here and abroad.

Segments From this episode

The view from Shanghai on the phase one trade deal

Jan 14, 2020
"The U.S. is bullying China," was the assessment of one security guard in the city.
American green apples at a Shanghai supermarket were among the first to be subject to Chinese counter tariffs.
Charles Zhang/Marketplace

Rep. Walorski on phase one trade deal: "the devil is in the details" for Indiana

Jan 14, 2020
The congresswoman says recent experience with USMCA will be useful as she advocates for her district.
Rep. Jackie Walorski discusses trade issues with farmers in Indiana’s 2nd District.
Courtesy of Rep. Walorski’s Office

BlackRock's new investment strategy: sustainability

Jan 14, 2020
The world's largest money manager now sees climate change as investment risk.
Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock, said that climate risk is “compelling investors to reassess core assumptions about modern finance.”
Michael Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times

Music from the episode

Adventure Monster Rally
Rising Son Takuya Kuroda
Magic Spell This Is The Kit
Keep You Close Knox Fortune
Chameleon Emancipator, 9 Theory
Patience Tame Impala
Vide Noir Lord Huron

The team

Nancy Farghalli Executive Producer
Bridget Bodnar Producer
Daisy Palacios Producer
Sean McHenry Associate Producer
Maria Hollenhorst Associate Producer

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