PBS NewsHour

What's in 'Phase 1' of U.S.-China trade deal

Clip: 12/13/2019 | 6m 37s Video has closed captioning.

On Friday, the Trump administration and China announced the first phase of a deal to de-escalate the trade war between the world’s two largest economies. But the agreement, positioned by the White House as a major victory, has prompted many questions, as well as bipartisan criticism. Nick Schifrin reports and talks to Mary Lovely of the Peterson Institute for International Economics.

Aired: 12/13/19

Rating: NR

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