Peter Navarro—a business-school professor, a get-rich guru, a former Peace Corps member, and a former Democrat—is among the most important generals in Trump’s trade war.
The web retailing giant might put a corporate headquarters in affluent Washington. That should come as no surprise.
Ask voters what they care about, and they’re very clear.
The California senator is the latest Democrat to propose giving billions of dollars in cash to lower-income families.
President Trump keeps criticizing the Federal Reserve. The central bank keeps ignoring him.
A sweeping New York Times investigation shows the legal and legally questionable maneuvers President Trump used to accumulate his wealth.
The Trump administration’s argument for denying green cards to immigrant families is based on faulty math.
The low unemployment rate and stagnant pay point to a depressed economy underneath.
What your chicken dinner says about wage stagnation, income inequality, and economic sclerosis in the United States
More and more Americans are reporting near-constant cannabis use, as legalization forges ahead.
The government should consider giving out monthly Social Security checks—no strings attached.
Growing inequality in the United States shows that the game is rigged.
A new report finds that big companies could have given their workers thousands of dollars’ worth of raises with the money they spent on their own shares.
Opportunity Zones, created by Trump’s tax law, are meant to help the heartland thrive and make the country more equal—but can they pull it off?
Higher prices, slowing growth, mounting layoffs—and the indirect costs may be even greater.
Want to know where the economy is headed? Look at Des Moines.
Child poverty, homelessness, violence, obesity, illness: The United States is already an outlier.
Republicans and Democrats are looking at the same set of facts and suddenly seeing very different things.
Progressives are lining up behind a jobs guarantee—but leaving the details for later.
How did the Trump administration end up spurring the creation of a gender-equality initiative for some of the world’s poorest women?