America’s Post-Election Economy
The unprecedented victory of President-elect Donald Trump has left many people wondering how his administration might affect the U.S. economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average last week topped 19,000 for the first time. The Federal Reserve appears ready to again raise interest rates. And retailers, as always, are hoping for a holiday season boon.
Nov. 15: The Supreme Court under President-elect Donald Trump: Who will he nominate? And could the court actually keep him from doing some of things he wants to do?
Nov. 9: The outcome of the presidential election sparks a volatile reaction in markets in the U.S. and abroad. What will Trump’s economic impact be nationally and around the globe?
Nov. 3: The Cubs victory boosts revenue for the franchise and the bars of Wrigleyville, but beyond the feel-good factor, is there a broader economic benefit for the city?