“I think we’ve missed an opportunity in the United States for many years at this point to have a discussion about our social safety net,” says Matthew Slaughter, the Paul Danos Dean of the Tuck School of Business and the Earl C. Daum 1924 Professor of International Business, in an NPR story about presidential candidates being out of sync with how Americans feel about trade. “In some basic sense the narrative for why trade and globalization are good is lost right now. So what happens come January, 2017?”
U.S. Does Not Have to Choose Between Ukraine and Taiwan
Government professors Stephen Brooks and William Wohlforth write an opinion piece asserting that the U.S. does not have to choose between promoting stability in Asia and in Europe, in part because of America’s many allies with large, productive economies.