Sunday, 23 September , 2018

US Economic Policy

Imperialists’ Fear and Loathing. . . of Being Colonized | By...

July 30, 2018 Introduction For decades and longer, the United States and Europe lectured and encouraged countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia to welcome and...

US threatens trade war against China

By Nick Beams 23 March 2018 The Trump administration has opened a trade war against China by announcing that tariffs will be imposed on...

Trump’s Trade War – or De-Globalization?

Peter Koenig 12 March 2018 President Trump’s bold ‘protectionist’ move of introducing import duties of 25% and 10% for steel and aluminum, respectively – and...

Gary Cohn Said He Will Resign as Trump’s Top Economic Adviser

By KATE KELLY and MAGGIE HABERMAN MARCH 6, 2018 Gary D. Cohn, President Trump’s top economic adviser, said on Tuesday that he would resign, becoming the...

Lori Wallach and Michael Hudson Debate Trump’s Plan to Impose Steel...

March 6, 2018 Ryan Criticizes Tariff Plan as Trump Issues Nafta Threat By ANA SWANSON MARCH 5, 2018 WASHINGTON — Paul D. Ryan, the Republican House speaker, criticized...

Ten Years After the Crisis, Banks Win Big in Trump’s Washington

Industry execs-turned-regulators are undoing Obama-era rules. By Robert Schmidt and Jesse Hamilton 9/2/2018 In early February, with the Treasury secretary testifying about wild gyrations in the stock...

Trump, Macron: same fight

By Thomas Piketty It is customary to contrast Trump and Macron: on one hand the vulgar American businessman with his xenophobic tweets and global warming...

A Global Tax Counter-Revolution

By  Dimitris Konstantakopoulos Many people around the globe treat Trump essentially as a clown (they are often those who called upon us to take him...

Chancellor Philip Hammond attacks Donald Trump’s tax cuts

The Chancellor is joining other European finance ministers in expressing concerns about the US President's plans. By Jon Craig Philip Hammond has risked a new row...

Trump: Everything for the rich!

Senate Republicans Pass Sweeping Tax Bill By JIM TANKERSLEY, THOMAS KAPLAN and ALAN RAPPEPORT WASHINGTON — The Senate passed the most sweeping tax rewrite in decades early...