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While you weren’t looking, the trade war with China went off the rails

President Donald Trump's 1-1/2-year trade war with China has hurt the US economy, but America is ending up right back where we started.

Wall Street keeps embarrassing itself every time Trump talks about China

Stocks leap every time Trump claims to have a trade deal with China. The deal is never really there, and Wall Street just looks dumb.

Trump and Elizabeth Warren have the same very bad idea about the dollar

Manipulating the US dollar would erode trust in the US government, scare investors, potentially start a currency war, and destabilize the world.

Everyone has forgotten about why Donald Trump can’t win a trade war with China

Over the last few months it's been easy to forget what the US wants from its trade war with China, and that's made it easy to forget why it can't win.

It makes literally no sense that the White House just labeled China a currency manipulator

China is not a currency manipulator by the US Treasury's own definition and nothing the White House has said on this matter makes any sense.

China’s growth has ground down to a 27-year low, and its economy probably can’t go on like this

After a slow GDP growth print for Q2 you can expect Chinese policymakers to return to easing soon, analysts say.
A man looks at Tesla Motors' Model S P85 at its showroom in Beijing January 29, 2014.

China’s state mouthpiece just put Tesla on notice

The Global Times just bashed some of Tesla's early moves in China, and stoked some fear that the company may get caught up in the US-China trade war.

There are 3 reasons China just took over a bank for the first time in 20 years, and 2 of them are a huge deal

With its takeover of Baoshang Bank China raises more questions about its banking system than it has since its last public bank takeover in the 90s.

Trump’s Huawei ban escalates the US-China trade war into a tech Cold War

The Huawei ban shows President Donald Trump is trying to cripple Chinese companies' efforts around the world. The trade war is small in comparison.

Trump just tried to explain what China will do next, and he sounds jealous

In a tweet, President Donald Trump attempted to explain what Chinese policymakers would do to help their economy through its trade war with the US.