The sordid reality of modern U.S. trade policy.
Trump adviser Stephen Miller made several false or misleading claims.
Promoting manufacturing isn’t as simple (or desirable) as it might sound.
U.S. Steel gives American protectionists just what they wanted … good and hard.
‘Weaponizing globalization’ is a lot harder than it sounds.
And ‘Buy American’ isn’t much of a strategy at all.
How policy fuels a needless conflict that may have no long-term winners.
Spoiler: almost everything.
The president has fought to maintain his predecessor’s policies.
Analyzing the effects of a century-old maritime shipping law.
It can boost American capacity, jobs, and—most importantly—innovation.
Especially the folks most aggressively urging it.
A good outcome doesn’t mean good economics, regardless of what you call it.
Our polarization is bad, but bipartisan consensus can be worse.
A plan to subsidize EV purchases has angered trading partners and might be bad for the environment.
Because Big Dairy cares more than you do.