Many view China, Russia and the US as the leading global powers. With Trump coming to power, it is worth reviewing this claim and what can be expected going forward.
In the fascination over what the new US President will do, little attention has been given to Greece and the Eurozone. But life goes on in Europe and little has changed. Things will not end well.
Many US rural regions suffer from industrial job losses. Technological advances open up new opportunities for them. The Berkshires provide a case study.
Trump’s strong and often misinformed assertions on changes he will make as President has spawned a growing “What Will He Do” industry among journalists and cable news. This piece looks at his foreign trade assertions. Probably there will be less bite than the bark we have already heard.