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Commentary: In a trade war, everyone loses

The U.S.-China trade war escalated again in late August, with each side imposing duties on an additional $16 billion of imports from the other. That brings the total value of exports exposed to duties to more than $50 billion each way, with billions more in the crosshairs. Despite assurances from President Donald Trump, this may be a long and costly conflict with economic casualties mounting on both sides of

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