Apple and 7-Eleven show why Trump’s threat to sever China trade over Korea rings hollow

By Greg Wright, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of California, Merced. President Donald Trump tweeted on September 3 that the U.S. “is considering, in addition to other options, stopping all trade with any country doing business with North Korea” after it performed a nuclear test. Though North Korea currently trades with nearly 100 countries, this threat…