Ethiopian Business Review

Barry Eichengreen

Barry Eichengreen

is Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley, and a former senior policy adviser at the International Monetary Fund.

 

EBR received the article from Project Syndicate

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Globalization with Chinese Characteristics

Sunday, 16 September 2018 00:00 Published in View Point

US President Donald Trump’s erratic unilateralism represents nothing less than abdication of global economic and political leadership. Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement, his rejection of the Iran nuclear deal, his tariff war, and his frequent attacks on allies and embrace of adversaries have rapidly turned the United States into an unreliable partner in upholding the international order.