Topic: Bilateral, regional and global groupings and agreements involving India and/or affecting India’s interests.
5) A battle around data is the new obverse in the US-China trade war. Critically analyse the statement in the background of recent US-China trade wars.(250 words)
Why this question:
The articles provide for a coverage of the recent US-China trade wars and the use of data as a new paradigm shift in it. It examines the role of Data in the context of Trade wars of today’s world.
Key demand of the question:
The answer should discuss primarily the role of data in a different role in analyzing the trends and aiding the Trade war strategies and approaches.
Critically analyse – When asked to analyse, you have to examine methodically the structure or nature of the topic by separating it into component parts and present them as a whole in a summary. When ‘critically’ is suffixed or prefixed to a directive, one needs to look at the good and bad of the topic and give a fair judgement.
Structure of the answer
Briefly narrate the background of the recent China- US trade wars, discuss the importance of the data being analyzed by both the countries in the same context.
Discussion of the answer should cover:
- What is the issue ? why is there a changing trend in the approaches to the Trade wars.
- Importance of Data analysis; changing trends.
- Facts proving the use of data – like Ghidra by NSA of USA etc.
Conclude with what needs to be done, how countries should first set limits from overdoing it.