Preparing for the Trump Trade Wars

Commentary from Project Syndicate   BY BILL EMMOTT In the first 11 months of his presidency, Donald Trump has failed

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Inconvenient Truths About Migration

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY ROBERT SKIDELSKYStandard economic theory says that net inward migration, like free trade, benefits the native population

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Trade Deals with Real Gains: A Path Forward

Republished with permission from CEPR Written by Dean Baker Presentation by Dean Baker at “What is the Future of International Trade?”

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China factory output slows as government cracks down on pollution

China’s industrial output slowed in October, official data showed Tuesday, as authorities fight smog by clamping down on pollution produced

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Ugly Stuff: GOP Tax and Budget Plans Will Destroy Finances of Average Americans With Sick Elders or Family Members With Disabilities

Originally published on ALTERNET Tax breaks for the rich, while the GOP targets healthcare safety nets for society’s most vulnerable.

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Germany’s Dangerous Obsession

Commentary from Project Syndicate BY JEAN PISANI-FERRY The European Union’s ability to respond to global and internal challenges will depend

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