THE BASIS POINT

Trade War Stupidity

For those less savvy in the nuance of trade (basically all of us), this tutorial from John Oliver is a must watch. It makes a dry, extremely complex topic understandable and will make you laugh out loud a couple times too. If you’re in a hurry, at least watch the last 75 seconds for the condensed version. And for more on Trump “trade guy” Peter Navarro, check out this and this from Linette Lopez at Business Insider.