Trade and the global order

The relationship between east and west has shifted. Global trade — in this Trumpian era — has been muddied by personality rather than policy.

As China opens up to the world, its economy is already helping British businesses

Trump demands change but turning against rules-based order is potentially dangerous

He is taking credit for the continuation of a post-crisis recovery begun under Obama

The Chinese model of a market economy is just different from traditional western ones

The UK should not give blanket support to risky infrastructure projects

Trump’s globalist turn carries a whiff of desperation