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    US recession and reduction of US trade deficit

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    How can I explain why a U.S. recession that occurs as the rest of the world is expanding will tend to reduce the U.S. trade deficit?. This does not make sense to me at all. Can someone please explain this to me, Thank You!

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    A trade deficit is when a country exports less than it imports. This means that we are accepting a lot of goods from other countries and having our citizens pay for them but we are not making as much money from the goods we ship to other countries because we aren't sending ...

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