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De almachtige dollar (Dutch)

De koers van de Amerikaanse dollar staat onder druk, maar het is nog steeds op afstand ’s wereld belangrijkste munt. Dat blijft voorlopig nog wel even zo. En dat is een gemengde zegen voor de rest van de wereld.

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Why Trump’s protectionist trade agenda fails

So far, Trump has failed to implement much of his protectionist trade agenda. We discuss five reasons why we believe Trump will not implement a full-fletched package of protectionist measures. If Trump does resort to protectionism, US GDP could face losses up to -3.1 percentage points in 2018.

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Trumpgate

Progress on President Trump’s legislative agenda has been slow and an increasing amount of time and energy in the White House and on Capitol Hill is spent on ‘Trumpgate’. We consider three different political routes that could be taken in the US.