Trade Surplus News Tempered by North Korea Tensions and Cross-Regulator Scandal
April 17, 2017
The past week brought considerable volatility for China’s top leaders. On the one hand, they could bask in the glow of outstanding trade data and rest assured that China would not be branded a currency manipulator. However, these high points were tempered by a rapidly unfurling scandal implicating China’s most powerful regulators and businessmen, as well as a looming war between the United States and North Korea.
Topics covered: Trump, “Currency Manipulator” Label, North Korea Tensions, Anti-Corruption, Trade Data
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