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‘Less China, more USA’

Florian Dorn, Economist at the Ifo Institute

Mr. Dorn, according to your study, a trade war with China would cost the Germans almost six times as much as Brexit. The German economy lost around 0.14 percent in economic output in the wake of Brexit. Why do you consider a GDP loss of just under 0.9 percent in the event of a trade war with China to be dramatic?

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