The US is Germany’s top destinaton for exports. But the presidential election result could have dire consequences for the future of this trading partnership, according to Gabriel Felbermayer of the Ifo Institute.
Washington is looking to fix "chronic" trade imbalances by negotiating trade agreements with the UK, the EU, and Japan, US officials have said. Donald Trump's efforts to cut trade deficit have so far been unsuccessful.
The midterm polls are the best chance to influence the Trump administration's behavior on key issues, since the next US presidential election is two years away. DW explains why.
Unfazed by an escalating trade conflict between the US and China, German companies were able to log strong export figures for August. But there are no guarantees it will remain so rosy for the rest of the year.
Two years after Russian election meddling, many US states are ill-prepared to prevent a repeat in the midterms. Georgia, with its electronic-voting-only system, is one of the most vulnerable targets.
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