Evidence That New Tariffs, Not Immigrants, Are Costing Jobs

6/11/2018 - Professor of Economics Giovanni Peri at Forbes.

During the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump warned that immigrants were costing jobs and protectionist trade policies would lead to more jobs in America. Eighteen months into his presidency, the evidence shows the opposite – new tariffs are costing jobs and economic research continues to demonstrate immigrants do not harm the job prospects of U.S. workers.

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