Thursday, April 5, 2018

Dean Baker — We [the People] Win Trade War! China Goes Generic Big Time

Donald Trump has proved the skeptics wrong, it seems that the American people stand to be big winners as a result of his trade war. The Chinese government announced a major initiative to promote the manufacture and use of generic drugs....
This can matter hugely for people in the United States since if China joins India as a mass producer of high quality generic drugs it will become increasingly difficult for the U.S. drug companies to maintain an island of protected prices in the United States....
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Dean Baker | Co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C

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