Trump has often talked about leaving the World Trade Organization. An economist explains what it is and what would happen if the president had his way.
American lawmakers in the 1930s learned the hard way what happens when a country raises tariffs and makes other unilateral trade decisions.
The Trump administration's new deal with China, which won't benefit many workers, shows the pitfalls of pursuing bilateral agreements at the expense of multilateral ones like NAFTA.
It seems in the current global turbulence multilateral trade deals are dead, long live bilateral agreements.