About 5 years ago

08/20/2018 - Tariffs Start To Ripple Their Way Through The U.S. Economy

– The Wall Street Journal
Effects are like a tax increase, very small at this point, but reducing real GDP and eroding real wages.
 The New York Times
Republicans say the economy will help them in November. Democrats say it won’t. New data says the full story is more complicated.
– The New York Times
The divergent geography of 2018 means we will really have two midterm elections, and one favors Republicans.
– Bloomberg
The company is bolstering its program for 16- to 24-year-old workers from low-income neighborhoods with no recent employment history. It expects this group, referred to as “Opportunity Youth,” to make up at least 5 percent of all its entry-level employees by 2025.