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US president Donald Trump believes that tariffs on steel and aluminium could be the start of a “good” trade war that is eminently winnable. Photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo

What has globalisation ever done for us? Not much, according to Donald Trump, who believes that(...)

Prior to Ireland’s EU entry, most cars were imported into the State like a dismantled jigsaw puzzle – they had been assembled in the UK, then taken to pieces and sent to Ireland to be reassembled. Photograph: Evening Standard/Getty Images

In many developed countries globalisation has become a bad word, the scapegoat for loss of(...)