Collapse of the Global Trading System | China Apocalypse?

Global Economy

The Collapse of the Global Trading System

The notion that trade per se fosters peace and prosperity is fanciful | By Jean-Pierre Lehmann

Focus on Asia

China and Taiwan — Apocalypse Now?

Will the arrival of a new President in Taiwan bring even more “interesting times” in relations with mainland China? | By John West

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