Matthew C. Klein is the economics commentator at Barron's. Michael Pettis is professor of finance at Peking University's Guanghua School of Management and a senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Trade Wars are Class Wars is a must-read from two of the most astute commentators on the global economy. Klein and Pettis offer an essential analysis of how domestic inequality and international conflict are interlinked, and provide an answer to the crisis of globalization. -Adam Tooze, author of Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World An erudite, original, and provocative explanation of the global economic imbalances that have been at the root of numerous financial crises. -Ernesto Zedillo, Director of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization This is a book that everyone concerned with the global economy should read. A fascinating account of the damage that rising inequality-especially in China and Germany-has done to all our economies -Dani Rodrik, Harvard University