Ep. 72 Will Trump Make Manufacturing Decline Faster?

5 February 2017     |     Tom Woods     |     6

Donald Trump was elected in part to keep manufacturing jobs in the United States and reversing that sector’s decline. Krugman says his program will do the exact opposite.

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