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Bernie Saffran Lecture: "The Future of Trade Under Trump" by Keith Head '86, USB
Start Date: 3/20/2017Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 3/20/2017End Time: 9:00 PM

Event Description:

For the first time in the post-WW2 era, the US has an openly protectionist president advocating, among other things, 35% tariffs on imported cars from Mexico, even higher tariffs on China, and a possible US exit from the World Trade Organization.

In this talk I discuss my research on how Trump's tariffs could affect the auto industry. After showing some evidence that globalisation has been over-hyped, I speculate on the possible retreat from a half century of regionalism in trade relations. Keith Head '86 is a professor in the Strategy and Business Economics Division at the Sauder School of Business of of the University of British Columbia.
Location Information:
*Swarthmore College - Science Center

*Swarthmore College - Science Center
Room: Science Center 101 - Chang Hou Hall
Contact Information:
Name: Nancy Carroll
Phone: 8125
Email: ncarrol1@swarthmore.edu
Open To
The Public

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