102: Is Trump Beating the Chinese Economy?




Trade Talks show

Summary: Nicholas Lardy (Peterson Institute for International Economics) joins to provide an update on Chinese economic performance over the year since the summer 2018 outset of the trade war. They assess a number of President Trump’s recent statements by examining data on China’s economic growth, exports, unemployment, and foreign investment taking place in the Chinese economy. Read more… Nicholas R. Lardy. 2019. China’s Growth Is Slowing, But Not Because of the Trade War. Peterson Institute for International Economics China Economic Watch Blog, August 21. Nicholas R. Lardy. 2019. China’s Manufacturing Job Losses Are Not What They Seem. Peterson Institute for International Economics China Economic Watch Blog, August 29.Nicholas R. Lardy. 2019. Are Foreign Companies Really Leaving China in Droves? Peterson Institute for International Economics China Economic Watch Blog, September 10.