Tag: Trump


How will the US government fund Trump’s trillion dollar infrastructure plan?

One of the agendas, of Donald Trump is his trillion dollar infrastructure plan. But to fulfill this agenda will the US government take the Federal Reserve's aid or stick to...

/ January 14, 2017
Robert Lighthizer

Lighting up Trump’s protectionism

Will Lighthizer prove to be Trump's Protectionist in the Silver Armour?

/ January 12, 2017

Trump and India: What can we expect in the economic domain?

With massive dichotomy in public opinion, how far is it possible to predict Trump's impact on India?

/ January 10, 2017

Dan Coats: Trump’s peculiar choice for intelligence chief

Dan Coats has been confirmed as Trump's choice for the director of national intelligence. How will this affect the future of US intelligence?

/ January 8, 2017
Volcker rule

Volcker’s rule helped US emerge from the 2008 crisis. Why is it in trouble now?

The Volcker's rule never impressed the banks. They have now found a supporter in Trump. What will this mean for the future of the rule?

/ January 7, 2017
A Trump presidency and refugees

The state of refugees during Trump’s presidency

In a scenario where Trump pursues a reversal of the Obama administration’s policies on refugees, the impact of his presidency needs to be questioned.

/ January 5, 2017

If 2016 left us angry, will 2017 usher in hope?

2016 was the year of anger characterised by tumultuous uprisings and baffling political events. Although a sombre year, it was not without a deluge of victories!

/ December 31, 2016

2016: The year of protectionism

2016 has been a historic year for protectionism. But, will it permanently overturn the free trade consensus of the past few decades?

/ December 31, 2016
Trump's trade protectionism is a threat to the global economy

Will the world economy succumb to Trump’s trade protectionism?

As world trade and investment have plateaued, globalisation is barely alive. At this time, Trump's new protectionism could destabilise the world economy.

/ December 30, 2016
Trumponomics is getting widespread and taking a major shift for the US economy.

Trumponomics: Headed towards a radical economic shift?

Although Trump economics made some initial benefits for the US economy but it is taking a major curve from free-market capitalism towards a mixed economy.

/ December 29, 2016
Peter Navarro - One of the trade protectionists who favor demonising China

Navarro as US trade chief: A quest to demonize China?

Trade protectionists like Navarro have been chosen as the policy makers for US. Will they be able to change the perception of their outlook towards China?

/ December 28, 2016

Trump’s imprudence may worsen the arms race

With his careless comments on 'arms race', President-elect Donald Trump proliferates dubiety and succeeds in increasing fear in the world community.

/ December 26, 2016
USA and Russia's flag

What does Trump’s affinity to Russia mean for the US foreign policy?

Trump has embarked on re-alignment of American foreign policy which will change its relations with China and Russia.

/ December 25, 2016
Trump and US-China relations

Trump’s effect on China: The tale of two superpowers

How would Donald Trump's outlook towards Asian politics and international trade policies affect China and US-China relations?

/ December 24, 2016
Trump and the One China policy

One China policy: Has Trump got Taiwan’s back?

What does the Trump administration's approach to One China policy augur for the US-China relations and Chinese foreign policy?

/ December 22, 2016
Nigerian Naira, Worst Performing Currency in Africa in 2016

How has the US dollar triggered a currency crisis in Africa?

What is the reason behind the African currency turmoil, the plunge of Nigeria's naira and the US dollar risk?

/ December 18, 2016

Is NASA’s climate research programme going to be Trump-ed?

Donald Trump believes climate-change is a hoax created by the Chinese. Will President-Elect Trump spell the end for NASA's climate research programme?

/ December 16, 2016
Oil Train

Trump’s self-sufficiency energy policy – A threat for rest of the world

US independence from OPEC may disturb oil market due to reallocation of imports and increase in oil production, but is this really a problem for OPEC?

/ December 15, 2016

How can Obamacare be made more caring?

Several republican leaders have raised the need to repeal or reform Obamacare. What are the issues faced by the current policy and how can they be resolved?

/ December 14, 2016

White liberal feminists get a political awakening of a lifetime. What went wrong here?

In a scathing open letter to white liberal feminists, Rhon Manigault-Bryan points out everything wrong with their derivative of the feminist movement.

/ December 13, 2016
Trump with followers

Breaking down the cult of personality

Have post-truth leaders cracked the secret path to sweeping glory through followership?

/ December 12, 2016
health care in US

How would Trump care for American health care?

Although as a candidate, Trump has repeatedly called for repealing and replacing Obama's health care policies, would it be as easy as it sounds?

/ December 12, 2016
Russia influenced the US elections

How Russia ended up ‘trumping’ the US elections

Find out how Russia might have gained leverage in International politics through its alleged attempts to delegitimize the US elections.

/ December 11, 2016

Hate crimes are up — Another Trump induced wildfire?

The seemingly upcoming and violent 'trend' of hate crimes in the US have dramatically risen. The worst fears of the minorities in the country might be becoming a reality.

/ December 3, 2016
Trump's climate genocide

The effect of Trump’s political tsunami on Marrakech’s diplomatic ‘climate’

From declaring Global Warming as a Chinese hoax to vowing to tear the Paris agreement, how has Trump affected the corridors of climate negotiations?

/ November 27, 2016
Muslims of USA

Muslims under Trump: Grief or relief?

Although as a Presidential candidate Trump vowed for a 'ban or Muslims', Can the American Muslims expect some relief from him as a President?

/ November 26, 2016

And the markets get “Trump-ed”

How are the markets reacting to President-elect Donald J. Trump? Is the self proclaimed saviour of the economy trusted by the markets?

/ November 19, 2016

Donald Trump and Markets: What happens next?

How will emerging and developing markets, along with the developing nations be affected by Donald Trump's policies?

/ November 18, 2016

This is why America voted for Trump after all

Politics and political ideological beliefs are changing. People don't want the sweet, smooth talking politician anymore. They want the 'truth'.

/ November 17, 2016

Coming soon: A Trump-initiated trade war?

The US elections have had a variety of reactions from nose diving of currencies to rallying of markets. In such uncertainty, what does Trump's victory mean?

/ November 14, 2016