by Lombard Odier

Globalisation: Is this the end?

President Trump seems determined to tear apart the global economy by erecting tariff walls and promoting bilateral trade deals. Does this mark the end of globalisation?  America's economic dominance is waning, and others such as China, Japan and Europe are stepping up. So this may just mean the start of a new era of globalisation.

We think you'll like this

More from the FT Rethink channel

Discover more content on the topics that inspire, engage and inform the world we live in today at the FT Channels hub.

Discover more​

FT Rethink

FT Channels, a partnership destination that combines impactful and enriching multimedia content to spark curiosity and encourage discovery. Each vertical brings expert insights from the Financial Times and our Partners into the most pressing issues of our time.


FT Rethink is a video channel examining the spread of sustainable practices into food, financial and urban systems and supply chains - from sustainability-linked loans to green tech that alleviates climate change. It invites you to rethink how you see the world and explores the unprecedented investment opportunity. The channel alternates between independent reporting from FT journalists and business perspectives from Lombard Odier.