The Case for Tariffs President Trump promised to put America first when it comes to foreign trade. Most conservatives think this is a good thing: why should we let Japan manipulate its currency with impunity? . . .
3 Ways Trade Deficits Hurt the US Economy Many of America’s most successful business leaders and investors, from Carl Icahn to Warren Buffet, and of course President Trump, think that the trade deficit is hurting America’s economy. . . .
Why America’s Trade Deficit Will be at the Heart of the Next Economic Collapse Ask ten physicists where an asteroid will be in one year and you’ll get one (right) answer. Ask ten economists where . . .
Economic Globalization Inevitably Leads to Political Globalism I’ve had my fair share of debates with so-called conservatives who, on the one hand, vociferously (and rightly) denounce political globalization, while at the same time they sing songs of . . .
New Canadian Research Suggests Minimum Wage Increases Disproportionately Affect Immigrants For our American readers, Ontario is kind of like California. The governing Liberal Party spends like Democrats, and also shares many of the same batty . . .
President Trump Talks Tariffs, Mainstream Media Goes Bananas The liberal media is up to its usual histrionic tricks. What are they crying about this time? Tariffs. President Donald Trump ran a campaign on protectionist policies . . .
Debunking the US Unemployment Rate According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) most recent report on US employment, the unemployment rate is only 4.3%, down from 5.5% two years ago. This means only 6.9 million . . .