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Donald Trump Attacks Hillary Clinton On Trade

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 09.26.2016 | Politics

The first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump opened with an intense back-and-forth about an issue that has been all but invi...

Hillary Clinton Confidante Undermines Obama's Signature Trade Deal

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 09.24.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― One of Hillary Clinton’s closest advisers is calling into question the terms of President Barack Obama’s most prominent outstanding...

A Brief Introduction to Commercial Truck Accident Litigation

Brad Reid | Posted 09.19.2016 | Business
Brad Reid

Commercial truck traffic accident litigation has several unique aspects beyond the basic "what happened" that is true of all traffic accidents. There ...

Ford Is Making Donald Trump's Trade Argument For Him

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.16.2016 | Politics

The Ford Motor Company’s announcement this week that it would shift some auto manufacturing from the U.S. to Mexico has played perfectly into Donald...

Trump Goes to Mexico

George Friedman | Posted 09.14.2016 | World
George Friedman

Donald Trump made a move that will either go down as sheer genius or utter idiocy. Trump's problem is that he is continually behind Hillary Clinton in the polls by about five points. He is also substantially behind her in the electoral college.

7 Takeaways of Trump's Visit to Mexico

Ariel Moutsatsos | Posted 09.05.2016 | Latino Voices
Ariel Moutsatsos

1. The Mexican Government's invitation to Trump (and Clinton) was a serious strategic and historic mistake for Mexico. It was a big unnecessary bet wi...

Trump's Big Day

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.01.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The bar for the Mexican meeting was set pretty low -- all Trump really had to do was get out of it without a major gaffe of any sort.

Trump Going to Mexico is not the Real Irony. NAFTA Is.

Sam Husseini | Posted 08.31.2016 | Politics
Sam Husseini

Many are shocked that Donald Trump announced he is going to Mexico today. That misses the real ironies here: NAFTA -- and how this should be a boon to...

A New Opportunity for Economic Integration in South America

Young Professionals in Foreign Policy | Posted 08.28.2016 | World
Young Professionals in Foreign Policy

The comeback of center-right administrations in South America could lead the region towards new integration opportunities, yet the road ahead remains ...

Will Trump Capitalize On Mexican President Pena Nieto's Offer Of A Face-To-Face Meeting?

Kevin L. Kearns | Posted 08.22.2016 | Politics
Kevin L. Kearns

Mexican President Pena Nieto unleashed a real surprise this week when he offered to meet with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. It was a potentially wise change-of-heart for the Mexican leader.

Nationwide "Rock Against the TPP" Celebrity Concert Tour

Kyle McCarthy | Posted 08.18.2016 | Politics
Kyle McCarthy

Despite resistance from within the Democratic party, President Obama has made passing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) a top priority before leaving office. The TPP is a trade agreement between the United States and 11 other countries which would cover 40 percent of the world's trade.

Time For Business Leaders To Wake Up: Globalization Is Dead For A Generation

Michael Coates | Posted 08.17.2016 | Business
Michael Coates

Usually CEOs are more cautious when it comes to politics, but this election is anything but usual. However, while many have questioned Trump's personality or track record, very few have addressed the larger trend that his candidacy represents: the decline of globalization.

Why Say No to the TPP? Corporations Already Have Too Much Power

Sarah van Gelder | Posted 08.17.2016 | Politics
Sarah van Gelder

In her new column, "The Revolution Where You Live," Sarah van Gelder shows that it is communities, not corporations, that prioritize safety, clean air...

Free Trade Bromides Wrecking America

Kevin L. Kearns | Posted 08.05.2016 | Politics
Kevin L. Kearns

Free trade not only cures cancer but also prevents aging! That should have been the lede of Douglas E. Schoen's Fox News recent op-ed this explaining his boundless, fact-challenged enthusiasm for free trade.

The Clintons Throw America's Working Class Under the Bus -- Again. Coincidence or Fate?

Riley Waggaman | Posted 08.05.2016 | Politics
Riley Waggaman

Poor Terry McAuliffe. When he announced that Hillary Clinton was obviously in favor of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and then immediately recanted, we knew that he had been sacrificed in order to "test the waters".

Hillary Clinton's Evasive, New Non-Policy On Trade.

Kevin L. Kearns | Posted 08.01.2016 | Politics
Kevin L. Kearns

We have Trump offering quite specific policies, and taking extreme heat for them. Hillary Clinton's strategy is, apparently, not to be pinned down. In other words, she has adopted a political strategy, not a substantive one.

Economists, Public Opinion and International Trade

Kirby Goidel | Posted 07.28.2016 | Politics
Kirby Goidel

Among the more fascinating aspects of politics are those curious intersections where expert analysis and popular opinion collide. Perhaps nowhere is t...

President's US Visit Reinforces Mexico's Importance to Main Street America

Jason Marczak | Posted 07.22.2016 | World
Jason Marczak

For the second time in less than a month, Presidents Peña Nieto and Obama are meeting to explore how to deepen collaboration in issues ranging from s...

Trump: Pulling Down the Pillars

Matt Gold | Posted 07.19.2016 | Politics
Matt Gold

Last week's release of the Ghostbusters reboot recalls the original's classic scene where Dr. Egon Spengler (Harold Ramis) gravely warns Peter Venkman...

Hillary's VP Choice Will Show If 'Unity' Talk Is Just Hot Air

Jeff Cohen | Posted 07.18.2016 | Politics
Jeff Cohen

According to press accounts, Hillary Clinton is ignoring her party's progressive base. If she does so, she may open the door to a Trump presidency.

Real And Phony Problems With Our Trade Deals

Andy Schmookler | Posted 07.18.2016 | Politics
Andy Schmookler

According to Mr. Trump, the United States has been had -- out-bargained and out-maneuvered by other nations. So our country gets hurt by the deals, while other nations make out like bandits. But there's no sign of that.

Free Trade: A First-World Problem?

Steven Conn | Posted 07.11.2016 | Politics
Steven Conn

Donald Trump was right when he said that he and Bernie Sanders agree on (at least) one thing: free trade agreements.

Democrats Must Fight To Defeat The Trans-Pacific Partnership

Bernie Sanders | Posted 07.10.2016 | Politics
Bernie Sanders

Over and over again, supporters of free trade have told us that unfettered free trade would increase jobs and reduce the trade deficit.

Billionaire Trump Claims Steelworker Status

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 07.04.2016 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Donald Trump stomped into my backyard just days before July 4 and claimed to be a steelworker.

Exposing Trump's Trade Appeal To Working-Class Voters For What It Is

Dave Johnson | Posted 07.01.2016 | Business
Dave Johnson

Donald Trump is selling himself as the champion of working-class voters. He says Democrats and their presumptive presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, are selling them out with trade deals. But Trump is just a fraud.