[T]his conflict ... could bring about a crisis with a serious transformative impact on global politics and economics.
Trump and his advisers should realize that it is not easy to contain the destruction caused by protectionism to strictly economic areas without its overflowing to other, more dangerous ones.
[T]he traditional principles of the West (rationality, individual freedom, democracy and multilateralism) are not prevalent in international relations, but quite the opposite.
“[T]he Chinese dream,” ... with the unwitting aid of the United States and the member nations of the European Union, is replacing the American and European dream.
Trump’s mistakes will continue because his vision of trade is outdated.