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Trump’s trade adviser says the US economy is ‘solid as a rock’

President Trump's trade adviser Peter Navarro was an early supporter of imposing tariffs on Chinese exports.
Gary Cohn

Trump’s former economic advisor warns the trade war with China is taking a bigger toll on the US

Gary Cohn resigned as economic advisor in March 2018 after President Trump imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.

Elizabeth Warren just issued a stark warning around a ‘coming economic crash’ — and outlined a plan to avoid it

In a post on Medium, Elizabeth Warren said she warned Congress and regulators about the 2008 financial crisis years before it happened.

Chinese investment into the US has plunged 90% since Trump took office — and poorer states may get hit the hardest

Trump's trade war is in part to blame as well as a slowing Chinese economy. States like Michigan could lose out the most.

These are the 20 fastest-growing US states over the last 50 years

New York has one of the largest but slowest-growing economies in the US.
Freight shipments are dropping.

Here’s why the Fed may be nervous about the US economy

"Investors need to pay just as much — if not more — attention to the Dow Jones Transportation index" as the Dow Jones Industrial Average, one

The US economic expansion is now the longest in history

The US economy's record-breaking expansion has also been one of the slowest, with job and GDP growth lagging other post-war recoveries.

Morgan Stanley: America could go into recession before next spring if the US-China trade war escalates

If Trump slaps 25% tariffs on Chinese goods and Beijing retaliates, there may be a US recession within nine months, says Morgan Stanley.

It’s not just avocados. Trump’s border shutdown would hammer the economy

White House officials are scrambling to prevent a disastrous shutdown of the US-Mexico border, which would impact much more than millennial brunches.
The White House on Monday acknowledged the president tweeted inaccurate claims about the economy.

White House says Trump will drive a US economic boom lasting 10 years, a prediction virtually no serious economists agree with

The White House predicts growth over the next decade of around 2.8% annually, compared to the Federal Reserve's forecast of just 1.9% long-run growth.