Trump’s NAFTA gamble: A quick cost-benefit analysisPosted: October 14, 2017 Filed under: Breaking news, Rick in the news, U.S. politics | Tags: Canada, CCTV, CGTN, Donald Trump, Mexico, NAFTA, Tian Wei, trade, U.S. economy, World Insight Leave a comment
Here’s my quick take on Donald Trump’s hard-line negotiating style with Canada and Mexico over the future of the North America Free Trade Agreement. Trump thinks that he can wring concessions out of America’s two neighbors that would bring manufacturing jobs back to the United States. It’s a very big gamble: The automakers might just build the cars elsewhere.
Here’s the video clip from CGTN’s World Insight with Tian Wei. Just click on the embedded link:
#Nafta on the chopping block? US President Donald #Trump seeks a better deal for the US from neighbors Canada and Mexico pic.twitter.com/hFQFpJvjVG
— World Insight (@worldinsightTW) October 13, 2017