Arthur Laffer: Tariffs are a negotiating position.
From Forbes.com, Ralph Benko discusses JP Morgan’s “Hotter than Hades” remarks on inflation data.
At California’s Humbolt County Times-Standard, Financial Advisor Nick Bertell provides an elegant and thoughtful history of the manipulation of the dollar and its reserve currency curse.
Reported by Central Banking, “China has now transited to a new growth model and has a stable enough leverage ratio for it to be bolder in its reforms and liberalisation, People’s Bank of China (outgoing) governor Zhou Xiaochuan said today.”
CNBC reports President Trump wants a ‘Phase II’ to his tax cuts.