Donald L. Luskin

Video: What you're not hearing about this week's FOMC
Monday, October 28, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
The secret meaning of Jerome Powell's goofy catch-phrase.
The (“Phase 1”) (Unpapered) (Unsigned) China Trade Deal
Monday, October 14, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
A political masterstroke: Trump gets to run as a trade war-time president who is winning. 
Trump Loves Muslims (In China)
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
By linking trade to human rights, Trump just co-opted Elizabeth Warren’s China policy. 
On the September Jobs Report
Friday, October 4, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
The dove-friendliest report ever – and with only scant confirmation of recession.
Impeachment and China-Bashing 2020
Monday, September 30, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
The Ukraine uproar may make both Trump and Xi want to defer a deal till after the elections.
Don’t Panic Over the Saudi Attack and the Oil Supply
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Donald Luskin and Michael Warren
OPEC would have had to cut output anyway, given the dramatic increase in American production.
On the September FOMC
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
The worst of the “heightened uncertainties” is that the Fed is more at sea than ever.
The Oil Glut Even Drones Couldn’t Fix
Monday, September 16, 2019
Michael Warren and Donald Luskin
Not how we expected Saudi production to be curbed to accommodate a Permian surge.
China’s Currency Crisis is Over... Yuan to Bet?
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
Nice to see risk-back-on. We doubt Trump – with his new enabler Bill Dudley – will let it last.
On the August Jobs Report
Friday, September 6, 2019
Donald L. Luskin
A big miss, but strongly rising wages. It’s too tough a puzzle for the FOMC to solve.