Effects of the Trump Administration’s Tariff Policy on Mass

The Trump Administration has put trade tariffs at the forefront of their economic policy, threatening to levy tariffs on United States trading partners like Canada, Mexico, and China. President Trump has escalated the tariff war with Canada, threatening to tax car imports in addition to the new tariffs on steel and aluminum levied against the country.  

How will the administration’s new trade tariffs affect businesses and consumers in Massachusetts?  Carrie Saldo spoke with UMass Amherst Professor M.J. Peterson and Mount Holyoke College Professor Chris Mitchell to find out.