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This edition: The Trump Budget And The New Silk Road

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 31, 2017.

First aired: May 31, 2017.

President Trump's proposes a budget for 2018. Christina Greer, professor of political science at Fordham University and Brian Riedl, senior fellow of economic policy at the Manhattan Institute discuss how the budget breaks down. Then, China looks to expand its trade capacity with a "One Belt One Road" initiative, but should the U.S. embrace it? Ann Lee, professor of economics and finance and New York University explains the implications for U.S. policy.

Guest List

Prof. Christina M. Greer Professor of Political Science, Fordham University

Ann Lee Professor of Economics and Finance, New York University

Brian Riedl Senior Fellow of Economic Policy, Manhattan Institute