"Trump’s trade representative joined the administration with one mission: Bring factory jobs back from overseas. The results so far? Endless trade wars, alienated allies, and a manufacturing recession" Excellent look at the Lighthizer Era by
New: Trump’s trade representative joined the administration with one mission: Bring factory jobs back from overseas. The results so far? Endless trade wars, alienated allies, and a manufacturing recession.
Robert Lighthizer Blew Up 60 Years of Trade Policy. Nobody Knows What Happens Next.
The promised benefits of the upheaval to trade policy are hard to see. The gap between American imports and exports of goods is as big as it’s ever been, while manufacturing output and job growth flatlined in 2019.
Also on trade & tariffs, we just reported on how the Trump administration wanted to bring factory jobs back to the US but its policy has thus far resulted in endless trade wars and a manufacturing recession. #Debates2020
Trump’s USTR Robert Lighthizer: A 2017-2020 Retrospective.  By
How trade wars turn out to be not good and so easy to win. 's essential profile of Robert Lighthizer and Donald Trump's assault on the world's trading system
Good take here from ⁦⁩ on the Lighthizer years at USTR...