Kudlow suggests U.S. might not comply with adverse WTO rulings on 232 tariffs

Editors note: It is significant that Larry Kudlow said this rather than trade hawks like Peter Navarro. Also, citing national interests as more important than the globalist WTO is reminiscent of an important book by Gomory and Baumol called “Global Trade and Conflicting National Interests. National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow on Wednesday signaled that the Trump…

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Mexico goes to the WTO against US tariffs

Editors note: The Mexico challenge to US tariff actions will also challenge the future of the WTO if the institution continues being part of the problem by preventing the US from correcting our trade deficits. Mexico has started proceedings against the United States at the World Trade Organization (WTO), arguing that the tariffs that US President…

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