Despite Tariffs, the U.S. Trade Deficit Continues Rising
Whatever Trump’s Deal Says, It’s Not Clear What Mexico Is Doing or Whether It’s Working
The writing’s on the wall: Donald Trump’s plan to slap Mexican imports with a 20% tariff—and then to use that money to pay for his border wall—makes no economic sense at all. The worst part? Americans will be paying for it with higher prices on food and manufactured goods.