• Jai Kasera

Weekly News Highlights: 7/20/2020 – 7/26/2020

Once a Source of U.S.-China Tension, Trade Emerges as an Area of Calm

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This article talks about how the U.S and China have been able to cooperate through trading amidst the tension between the two countries.


https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/25/business/economy/us-china-trade-diplomacy.html



Coronavirus Pandemic Hits South Korea’s Export-Reliant Economy

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This article describes how South Korea’s economy has been negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.


https://www.wsj.com/articles/south-korea-slumps-into-recession-11595460878





What Polling Can Tell Us 100 Days From the Election

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This article analyzes polls of the 2020 presidential candidates, Donald Trump and Joe Biden, to predict that Mr. Biden has a better chance of winning the presidential election.


https://www.wsj.com/articles/what-polling-can-tell-us-100-days-from-the-election-11595768400?mod=hp_listb_pos2


Europe Could Soon Have Fiscal Firepower of the U.S.

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This article describes how Europe is enacting fiscal policy that could boost the country’s economy, making it as strong as that of America.


https://www.wsj.com/articles/europe-could-soon-have-fiscal-firepower-of-the-u-s-11595429354




Coronavirus Divides 2020 Bellwether County in Wisconsin: 'There Is No Grace Anymore'

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This article talks about how the COVID-19 pandemic has furthered the partisan divide in Sauk County, Wisconsin.


https://www.wsj.com/graphics/coronavirus-heightens-partisan-divide-in-wisconsin-county/?mod=politics_lead_pos13