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Recession looms if Trump's trade war materializes

If Trump implements 45% tariff against China and a 35% tariff against Mexico, the U.S. economy will plummet into a recession.

If the Trump Administration follows through on international trade plans, the U.S. will see increased unemployment and a recession, according to Ian Sheldon, an agricultural economist at The Ohio State University.

Sheldon, the Andersons chair in agricultural marketing, trade and policy in the department of agricultural, environmental and development economics (AEDE), said if Trump implements a 45% tariff against China and a 35% tariff against Mexico, it's "going to put the economy int

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