Eight Takeaways from “Pivotal Decade”

To situate the ongoing debate over trade, let’s take a look at some of the key takeaways from┬áJudith Stein’s book┬áPivotal Decade: How the United States Traded Factories for Finance in the Seventies. Stein traces the evolution of American trade policy from Nixon to Clinton, and in particular she identifies choices that were made, across successive…