Monthly Archives: November 2016

Trump & TPP Withdrawal — Now What? — Domestic Crumps & Global Tsunamis? Most Likely.

       Trump now promises to withdraw from the TPP on his first day in office. Great. This is the start of Protectionism Part II — Continuation from the Depression and Smoot-Hawley of the 1930s. This New Protectionism 2.0 is a … Continue reading

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TRUMP & TRADE — BACK TO THE FUTURE?

                                      The founding of the Virginia colonies in the New World by the Virginia Company reflected the notion of the British Empire that through trade would come enlightenment. By the post-war era this was unequivocally adopted by U.S. policymakers. … Continue reading

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