Article published: October 27, 2020
IB Economics syllabus: International Economics (trade protection, tariffs)
Trump eliminated the 10% tariffs the US had against Canadian aluminum imports, but the President warned that the tariffs may be put back in place should imports increase a lot. This 2020 international economics article is great if you’d like to show the effects of cancelling tariffs on trade (less protection, more free trade).
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