Whatever his latest rhetoric, Trump has helped show that—just as economists feared—the idiocy of trade protectionism is contagious.
Tag: Economic Policy
Carl Close | Thursday June 14, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
Alvaro Vargas Llosa | Monday April 16, 2018 at 3:12 PM PDT
Sometimes fiction offers better lessons in political economy than reality.
Robert Higgs | Monday December 18, 2017 at 10:21 AM PST
In discussing the economy and especially economic policy, mainstream economists have been in love with optimality for a century or so.