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The Money Illusion

Is the Fed holding down growth? (Just the oppo...

I occasionally get comments suggesting that the Fed is somehow “holding down growth” in the economy.  That makes me wonder if the Fed has some sort of magic dust, capable of holding ... read more


Truce Called in U.S.-China Trade War

A 90-day truce has been declared in the escalating trade hostilities between the U.S. and China after a sidebar meeting at the G20 summit in Buenos Aires between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping. The U ... read more


U.S. Companies Can Grow Their Business in South...

Margaret Hanson-Muse is the Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs for Singapore and ASEAN. The Commercial Service team in Singapore has developed several new agreements with Singapore leaders ... read more

International Trade and Global Business

Siri, Where are My Best Export Markets?”

Small and midsized exporters want to know on which new export markets they should focus.  Until now the best approach available was to look at indictors such as GDP, tariff and non-tariff ... read more

Ireland Trade and Trends

Which Trade Finance Solution is made for you?

Seeking international growth by going global as an importer/exporter offers a multitude of opportunities, but also may have potential difficulties. Trading overseas also involves political ... read more