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The US Economy and Trump’s Mark

August 4, 2017 // Al Hayat - Pan Arab - Arabic

While it may be that Trump's positions may not have a major effect on trade or economic relations as a whole, they have to be generating concern on the part of many working in trade, investment and financial or money markets.

Waiting for The ‘Trump Effect’

January 7, 2017 // El País - Spain - Spanish

The future, including the economic future, tends to largely resemble the present. Economic projections are made as if they are preludes of fabulous changes, but most of them, if not all, are simple extrapolations of what is already known today. Real, significant economic or political changes are unpredictable; in fact, [Read more]

Trump Against the Fed

September 5, 2016 // Izvestia - Russia - Russian

<i>Economic analyst Vasily Koltashov on whether the Republican candidate can solve America's debt problem if elected.</i> The Federal Reserve System, also known as the Fed, is widely believed to be the backbone of the American economy. It prints dollars and provides credit to banks. In the past few years, the banks [Read more]

Trump on the Economy: Nonsense and Truth

July 20, 2016 // La Jornada - Mexico - Spanish

Trump is right to claim that Mexico, China, and other countries have been giving very large incentives to U.S. companies, bundling multiple concessions on wages, environmental protection, and taxes.

Humor Column: The US Economy in Full Recovery

October 18, 2015 // Les Econoclastes - France - French

The consequences of such monetary policy — i.e. zero rates, printing money, limitless indebtedness — are genocidal, and you can blindly trust the incompetent politicians who rule us to smoothly manage the coming crisis.
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