Will Trade Tensions Derail the Global Economic Expansion?
The global economy slowed in recent quarters and this coincided with an aggravation of trade tensions. Our Senior Fellow, Mr. Uri Dadush, will be presenting how the trade dispute between the United States, China, and Mexico may well escalate further in the near future. What are the implications? Will economic growth be sustained? How will Africa and Morocco, in particular, be affected?Keep me informed
Uri Dadush, Senior Fellow, Policy Center for the New South
Uri Dadush is a Senior Fellow at the Policy Center for the New South, previously known as OCP Policy Center in Rabat, Morocco and a non-resident scholar at Bruegel. He is based in Washington, DC, and is Principal of Economic Policy International, LLC, providing consulting services to the World Bank and to other international organizations as well as corporations. He teaches courses on globalization and on international trade policy at the OCP Policy School and at the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland. He was previously Director of the International Economics Program at Carnegie and, at the World Bank, Director of the International Trade, Economic Policy, and Development Prospects Departments. In the private sector, where he was President of the Economist Intelligence Unit, Group Vice President of Data Resources, Inc., and a consultant with Mc Kinsey and Co.