Lovely quoted in Wash Post article on misleading deficit numbers

Lovely,-MaryMary Lovely, professor of economics and visiting fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, was interviewed for the Washington Post article "The obsolete number that drives Trump’s China obsession and how to fix it." "It doesn’t reflect the true state of the relationship," Lovely says. "It completely misses the importance of global value chains and the role multinationals play." 03/12/18