Globalization: Time for a Rethink?
Andrew Chrismer , Lead Editor, EACC Insights

What ca n we make of the state of the global economy today? Who controls it’s many levers, and how can it be regulated or deregulated in a world trade order ever more clouded by protectionism and trade-skepticism? The transatlantic community is dealing with tariffs and redefining friends and foes. Meanwhile, Britain prepa res for Brexit and a potential hard landing out of the single market. The tenets of global trade policy set up over the previous several decades have been deemed, by some, the culprit of the injustices suffered by the working classes in the EU and the US. But how did we get here, and what, if any, warning signs did we miss?