Economy

Fight at the Border

Can we fix the corporate tax and achieve Trump’s trade goals at the same time?

Top-Down Frustration in a Bottom‑Up World

Wall Street and the Fed have stacked the deck against Main Street—and the nation’s long-term prosperity is at risk.

Obamacare Repeal Unravels?

Without repeal-and-delay, there are few realistic options for scrapping the law.

Harvard’s George J. Borjas

Adding up the cost of uncontrolled immigration

One In, Two Out

Trump’s seemingly insane plan to cut regulation actually has a solid track record.

Standing Athwart at Standing Rock

Can the president-elect broker peace between Native Americans and oil companies?

Will Trump Stop the Rogue EPA?

A tough new director from Oklahoma will end the blue-collar job killing.

MORE IN Economy

Does Free Trade Kill People?

If it does, we still shouldn’t restrict it, apparently.

An ‘America First’ Trump Trade Policy

The New International Economic Order imposed upon us for decades has to be overthrown.

Trump and the Unions

Despite his working-class base, he toes the traditional Republican line.

How to Help Poor Children

… without growing the welfare state.

How They’ll Handle Your Money

A look at the candidates’ budgets.

Bye, Bye Federal Reserve Pie

The politics of rate hikes are increasingly irrelevant to the economy.

The Crony Economy

Bipartisan outrage doesn’t stop government picking winners and losers

The Obamacare Stool Wobbles

This is an opportunity for Republicans, if they can hold the House.

Congress May Lower Taxes on Drinks

The whole system of alcohol taxation is fundamentally irrational.

Trump’s Right on Trade Predators

America’s allies are cheating and robbing her blind.