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in the most basic terms, what is a tariff and what is it's purpose?

  1. Ms. Sue

    A tariff is a tax a country charges for imported goods and services. Its purpose is to make domestically produced goods less expensive than foreign produced goods.

    https://www.investopedia.com/terms/t/tariff.asp

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