PA coal mining town poverty Mark Makela/Stringer

Плохие новости для американских рабочих

НЬЮ-ЙОРК – Поскольку избранный Президентом США Дональд Трамп займет свой кабинет, что же мы узнали о возможном курсе и влиянии его администрации на экономическую политику?

Конечно, остаются огромные неопределенности. Как и во многих других областях, обещания и заявления Трампа в отношении экономической политики были противоречивыми. В то время, как он обычно обвиняет других во лжи, многие из его экономических утверждений и обещаний – по сути, его общее видение управления – кажется, соответствуют пропагандистам “безбожного вранья” нацистской Германии.

Трамп возьмет на себя ответственность за экономику с решительной тенденцией к росту, с внушительным растущим показателем ВВП в третьем квартале на уровне 3,2%, и уровнем безработицы в 4,6%, в ноябре. В отличие от него, когда Президент США Барак Обама, в 2009 году вступил в должность, он унаследовал от Джорджа Буша погружающуюся в глубокую рецессию экономику. И, как и Буш, Трамп является еще одним республиканским президентом, который вступит в должность, несмотря на то, что проиграл народное голосование, только чтобы сделать вид, что обладает мандатом на проведение экстремистских политик.

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