A New Atlantis: The Economic Rise of Medieval Venice Today, Venice is an expensive holiday destination for young, often love-stricken travelers. It is a place of romance, of beauty, of relaxation. But it was not . . .
‘Tariff’ Should Have Been George Carlin’s Eighth Dirty Word This August President Trump empowered the U.S. Trade Representative, Robert Lighthizer, to investigate China’s theft of American intellectual property (IP), which costs America up to $500 . . .
Trump To Toughen-Up On China’s Intellectual Property Theft, Which Costs America Up To $500 Billion Annually
Trump to Investigate China’s Intellectual Property Theft, First Major Move on Trade Reform Finally we have the beginnings of the trade reform with China that President Trump promised on the campaign trail. On Monday, August . . .
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? . . .
This article was first published on American Greatness: they have some fantastic content & some excellent writers. Check them out. The Political Case for Tariffs The Financial Times accuses President Trump of suffering from an odious, if . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
What is Mercantilism, And How Does It Work? Everything you “know” about mercantilism is wrong. Dead wrong. But don’t worry, you’re not alone. No one seems to know what “mercantilism” means—even people who pretend to, . . .
Outsourcing vs Offshoring: What’s the Difference? “Outsourcing” and “offshoring” used to be some of the trendiest buzzwords in business: if you weren’t offshoring to India or China, you were regarded by America’s business elites as . . .
What Is Economic Nationalism? Everyone’s talking about economic nationalism, but no one seems to know what it is. This article clears that up. I’ll tell you what economic nationalism is, give you some historical examples . . .