Will President Trump Make Rust-Belt Manufacturing Great Again?
by Dean Baker , 05/24/2017
We now have three months of state job data under President Trump. While the course of the economy is still largely the result of the policies that were put in place before Donald Trump came into office, it is reasonable to believe that we are now beginning to feel some impact of his administration’s policies.
Manufacturing Falls in Indiana, Ohio and Pennsylvania in April
by Alan Barber and Dean Baker , 05/23/2017
Construction down in all rust belt states except Wisconsin