October 2, 2018Trade
Critics are panning the president’s new trade deal with Canada and Mexico as a minor update. They’re wrong—it’s a significant accomplishment.
September 13, 2018Trade
Big obstacles remain but surprise move offers hope.
October 21, 2016Global
Edward Glaeser, Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics at Harvard University, discusses poor world megacities, the reasons their growth differs from previous patterns of urbanization, and the …
June 21, 2018Donald Trump
The idea of targeting President Trump's personal assets may be tempting, but it is the wrong approach.
June 7, 2018Trade
The president has been clear about his protectionist views. Why didn’t anyone listen?
September 13, 2016China
The “law of one price” holds that identical goods should trade for the same price in an efficient market. But to what extent does it actually hold internationally? The Economist mag…