Commerce Considers Rubber Band Tariff Against China And Others

Business | Thomas Phippen
President Donald Trump's administration initiated an investigation into whether imported rubber bands are priced so low that American companies can't compete.(Photo:Shutterstock/evantravels)

China, others are trying to ‘root out American competition’

Canadian Solar Company Sues Trump Over 'Unlawful' Tariffs On Panels

Energy | Chris White
A Man installs alternative energy photovoltaic solar panels on roof. (Photo: Federico Rostagno/Shutterstock)

‘Inflicts grave and irreversible harms’

Trump Is Playing A Long Game On Trade Policy And He Knows What He Is Doing

op-ed | Clay B. Baldwin
cargo ship Shutterstock/Mr Kosal

When foreign governments manipulate the market, the free market is anything but free

Al Gore Does The UNTHINKABLE And Defends Trump At Davos

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore attends a screening for "An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power" in Los Angeles, California, U.S., July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni -

‘I don’t typically defend him’

On Trade, America May Be Going To War With Itself

op-ed | Peter Roff
NAFTA Shutterstock/Lightspring

The president should say no to protectionism that costs consumers and hurts workers

The International Trade Commission Could Make Popular Smartphones Even MORE Expensive. Here's How

Opinion | Steve Pociask
mobile phone pop art Shutterstock/LuckyN

Qualcomm is seeking to protect its near monopoly in the baseband processor chipset market

Recent Historical Examples Show Hefty Tariffs Could Destroy The Solar Industry, Experts Say

Energy | Chris White
solar energy panels and wind turbine (Shutterstock/jaroslava V)

‘There’s a very good chance it could end up the same way’

Gov't Agency Paves Way For Trump To Slap Tariffs On Chinese Solar Panel Imports

Energy | Chris White
U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during his meeting with South Korean president Moon Jae-in during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, U.S., September 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘[N]ow it will be in President Trump’s hands’

WaPo: US Solar Industry Is Much More Afraid Of China Than Of Trump

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

China is the real problem

Solar Company Gets $20 Million In Taxpayer Subsidies, Goes Bankrupt

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

Lost $56.3 million since the end of 2014