Press Release | CPA Economics Team to Speak at Western Economic Association International Conference

Will present paper on U.S. Job Quality Index Washington. The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) has been invited to participate in the Western Economic Association International (WEAI) upcoming annual conference in Denver. CPA Chief Economist Jeff Ferry and Senior Economist Steven Byers will present a paper on the U.S. Private Sector Job Quality Index…

Press Release | CPA Praises Commerce Department Ruling in Favor of U.S. Cabinet Makers

Domestic companies win massive trade case against dumped Chinese cabinets Washington. The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) is congratulating one of its members, Wellborn Cabinet, for winning one of the largest trade cases in U.S. history. The Alabama-based maker of wooden kitchen cabinets and bathroom vanities led a coalition of manufacturers charging that Chinese…

U.S. mulls cutting Huawei off from global chip suppliers, with TSMC in crosshairs

Editors note: The Department of Commerce is doing some good work on economic security issues versus China. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration is considering changing U.S. regulations to allow it to block shipments of chips to Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] from companies such as Taiwan’s TSMC (2330.TW), the world’s largest contract chipmaker, two sources familiar…

Political Lobbying on Steel Tariffs

Editors note: If the US doesn’t make decisions on the shape of our economy, other countries will. China picked winners and dominates future industries. We did nothing and are relegated to food service jobs. Ten House Members oppose this exclusion request, but 14 favor it. [The Editorial Board | February 18, 2020 | WSJ] Fourteen…

The Return of Conservative Economics

Editor’s note: A new conservative movement aiming to benefit labor, family and community, rather than merely capital, is announced and welcome.  A new organization will address gaps in the Right’s traditional goals and priorities. [Oren Cass | February 18, 2020 | National Review] Today we are announcing the formation of American Compass, an organization dedicated…