An Economic History of Trumpism

Something I’ve been working on since the election, to answer, “why here, why now.” ¬†Looking back at American economic history, it seems that neoliberals excised¬†the various parts of the American political economy that most effectively provided opportunity for those displaced by economic and technological change and mitigated the costs of the highly dynamic American economy.

You can read the whole thing here.

Lipartito, Kenneth, The Economic History of Trumpism (December 16, 2016). Available at SSRN:


2 thoughts on “An Economic History of Trumpism

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s