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Fighting the Trade War

Fighting the Trade War

July 26, 2018

Richard Epstein explains the shortcomings of President Trump’s trade policy, explores the best and worst-cases scenarios, and lays out the right — and wrong — ways to think about trade deficits.

Trump, Putin, and the US-Russia Relationship

Trump, Putin, and the US-Russia Relationship

July 17, 2018
Richard Epstein reacts to President Trump’s meeting with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki and explains how the Mueller investigation colors  the president’s views on Russia.
Judging Brett Kavanaugh

Judging Brett Kavanaugh

July 11, 2018

Richard Epstein grades the choice of Brett Kavanaugh for a seat on the Supreme Court, critiques the current confirmation process, and explains why “judicial activism” and “judicial restraint” are frequently mischaracterized.