Category : Deflation
Listening to hysterical commentary from the mainstream media about President Trump’s tariff proposals, one would think his policies were in violation of the U.S. Constitution. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Inflation should be caused by normal market responses but the government keeps asset prices artificially high, the result could be a disaster.
What we have seen so far are just the opening shots of the coming trade war.
Japan's inflation rate is still fairly sensitive to exchange rates.
Chinese leaders have threatened in the past to retaliate against raised trade barriers, but have yet to take direct action following Trump's announcement.
The Chinese Government has reacted and is imposing 34 billion $ in customs duties on America; India and China will soon form an "oil buyers club"; China and Russia reach a joint Gold Mining Project agreement in Siberia.