Debate #1 - The GOP Tax Reform Bill Will Improve Our Outlook For Growth
Will the new Republican tax plan ignite animal spirits that drive the American economy into a prosperous future? Or is the bill all smoke and mirrors, destined to cause long-term problems for workers and business alike?
Debate #2 - Deregulation Is Driving the Booming Economy
From trade policy to environmental protections to net neutrality rules, the Trump administration has made its position clear: government regulation is bad for business. But which regulatory measures are really on the chopping block? And how will dere
Debate #3 - The Stock Market Is Too High
The booming stock market was a hallmark of the 2017 economy. But will this upturn last in 2018? Or should Americans start planning for an economic fallout in the months ahead?
Who deserves credit for the 2017 economic upturn? Former advisers to President Obama and President Trump debate.
Simon Johnson, a former chief economist to the International Monetary Fund, recalls the 2008 financial crisis in discussing the current state of the stock market.
Will the rollback of net neutrality rules benefit the American economy? Stephen Moore and Simon Johnson debate.
The Trump Mystery
The Financial Times’ Gillian Tett compares the Trump administration to an Agatha Christie novel and argues that coverage of the president’s tweets overshadows pressing economic news.
Top 5 Economic Threats in 2018
The American economy is booming. Stock markets are up. Unemployment numbers are down. And consumer confidence is soaring. What could go wrong? According to the five highly esteemed economic thinkers who recently took to the Intelligence Squared U.S.