All Commentary
Thursday, January 28, 2010

Obama Promises to Double Exports


“President Barack Obama on Wednesday launched a drive to double U.S. exports over the next five years in a move that reaches out to business groups and Republicans who have criticized his inaction on trade.” (Reuters, Thursday)

“So let it be written. So let it be done.”

FEE Timely Classic
“Export-Led Recovery, Multipliers, and Other Fanciful Notions” by Christopher Lingle


  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.