The Shaky Trade-War Truce: Theme of the Week

The Shaky Trade-War Truce: Theme of the Week

This Week Was Trade War Week Again

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Sound familiar? Bloomberg Opinion’s coverage has been dominated by President Donald Trump’s trade-war threats for a few weeks now. This week there was a bit of a wrinkle, though, when Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker struck a truce that momentarily cooled tensions. Big risks still remain, though, and our columnists spotlighted them all week.

Pre-Truce Pieces

Post-Truce Pieces

This is the Theme of the Week edition of Bloomberg Opinion Today, Sunday’s roundup of our biggest commentary topic this week. New subscribers to the newsletter can sign up here.

This column does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the editorial board or Bloomberg LP and its owners.

Mark Gongloff is an editor with Bloomberg Opinion. He previously was a managing editor of, ran the Huffington Post's business and technology coverage, and was a columnist, reporter and editor for the Wall Street Journal.

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