On Trump’s ‘America First’ Trade Policy, Charles Hankla Opines

Posted On November 21, 2017
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Charles Hankla questions the success of Trump’s recent trip to Asia through a brief discussion of economic history. The associate professor of political science points out that “President Trump’s approach to trade seems to be based on a false understanding of how the global economy works, one that also plagued American policymakers nearly a century ago.” Dr. Hankla is the author of numerous academic publications, a frequent media commentator, and an active consultant, particularly on topics related to fiscal decentralization and public budgeting.

Full commentary, published by The Conversation, is available here.