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Jonathan Aberman: Tariffs and the age of aggrieved politics

Make no mistake: President Donald Trump’s unilateral decision to impose tariffs on imports from China and our closest allies, including the EU and Canada, is a very big deal. We should all be concerned. This action is another example of the pol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Tariffs, Earnings And Politics: What"s Moving Markets This Week?

Tariffs, Earnings And Politics: What"s Moving Markets This Week?.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 18th, 2018

Nordea Warns "Rocky Road" Is Not Just A Nice Ice-Cream

via Nordea, A CYCLE OF TARIFFS, BUT SO FAR MANAGEABLE FOR GROWTH Trade politics have remained high on the agenda, with China, EU and the US in a cycle of responding to each other.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 9th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: Want to grow your organization? Hire an entrepreneur.

It’s a popular misconception that entrepreneurs cannot be effective leaders of larger organizations. That leads many organizations to turn away from the very type of leadership their organizations need. I live an entrepreneurial life, and it ne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: Evan Burfield and the art of ‘regulatory hacking’

I have long believed that our region has a specific model of technology entrepreneurship that is different from models elsewhere. Last week, another member of our community provided his perspective on what that model is, and why our region is an inn.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

Trump threatens all-out trade war with China, tariffs on $200 billion worth of goods

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 18th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: We know noncitizen workers have huge role in local economy. A new study shows just how much.

A study on the role of non-U.S. citizens in our region’s work force was released last week by the Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University. At a time when a lot of emotion surrounds the treatment of immigrants, I valued the opportu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

Italian Politics + U.S. Trade Tariffs = Market Turmoil

Italian Politics + U.S. Trade Tariffs = Market Turmoil.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 3rd, 2018

IT"S A TRADE WAR: Europe, Mexico, and Canada retaliate against Trump"s steel and aluminum tariffs

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump announced that the European Union, Canada, and Mexico would soon be subject to steel and aluminum tariffs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 31st, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: Artificial intelligence is a killer — of jobs

Experts agree that artificial intelligence’s capabilities are multiplying at an exponentially increasing rate. AI software can exercise intelligence that matches or exceeds our own at more and more tasks. Once software can make its own decisions, w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2018

Trump looks prepared to kick off a trade war with the European Union

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst The Trump administration will impose steel and aluminum tariffs on imports from the European Union, according to the Wall Street Journal. The tariffs come after talks between the EU a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 30th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: It"s time for a new approach to innovation

Greater Washington needs a new approach to growing its technology startups. Unless we change what we are doing, the talent drain will continue, and economic activity will lag behind that of our competitors. Ten years ago, the region’s technology ec.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: New Md. cyber tax credits a big win on two fronts

Editor's note: We are introducing a new column on the intersection of innovation and economic development from local business leader Jonathan Aberman. Watch for his weekly column online every Thursday, and read more about Aberman at the end of this c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: This study shows how cybersecurity can foster economic growth

Editor's note: We are introducing a new column on the intersection of innovation and economic development from local business leader Jonathan Aberman. Watch for his weekly column online every Thursday, and read more about Aberman at the end of this.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2018

MERKEL WARNS: The EU will "defend its interests" if Trump pushes tariffs

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst German Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a statement that she and the leaders of France and Britain are prepared to push back if the Trump administration doesn't permanently exempt them from n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2018

Jonathan Aberman: What"s next for Greater Washington"s business community?

Editor's note: We are introducing a new column on the intersection of innovation and economic development this week from local business leader Jonathan Aberman. Watch for his weekly column online every Thursday, and read more about Aberman at the end o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

"It"s All Fake" - Reality TV That Masquerades As American Politics

Authored by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “Big Brother does not watch us, by his choice. We watch him, by our.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge1 hr. 29 min. ago

German industry groups warn U.S. on tariffs ahead of EU-U.S. meeting

German industry groups warned on Sunday, ahead of a meeting between European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and U.S. President Donald Trump, that tariffs the United States has recently imposed or threatened risk harming the U.S. itself......»»

Category: topSource: reuters4 hr. 29 min. ago

Tabloid Company, Aiding Trump Campaign, May Have Crossed Line Into Politics

Prosecutors believe that American Media Inc. acted more as a political supporter than as a news organization as it helped Michael D. Cohen prevent embarrassing coverage of Donald J. Trump......»»

Category: mediaSource: nyt10 hr. 59 min. ago

Ignore Tariffs, According To Goldman This Is The Biggest Risk From A Global Trade War

One month ago, when previewing the potential fallout from an "all out" global trade war, which for simplicity's sake many have equated with an across-the-board 10% tariff on all US imports and exports, .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge12 hr. 44 min. ago

Mnuchin "Wouldn"t Minimize" Chance of Tariffs on All Chinese Goods

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he ’wouldn’t minimize’ the possibility that the U.S. will impose tariffs on all $500 billion worth of goods that the U.S. imports from China, amplifying a threat made by President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: wsj13 hr. 44 min. ago