WAMC | University travelers discuss asian business perspectives on tariffs


Published: 5Apr2018

As the war of words over tariffs between the U.S. and  China escalates, a group of students, alumni and faculty from McGill University have returned from Asia.  While the tariff controversy would appear to be a heated global topic, the group found that it took a backseat to other economic concerns. […]In March, 30 McGill University undergraduates and about a dozen alumni traveled to Asia on the Canadian university’s annual Hot Cities tour, which examines emerging economies of the world.  Desautels Faculty of Management Professor Karl Moore, who has been organizing the tour for a decade, says they are finding American economic influence diminishing in Asia.