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Economists elected Trump

by The Urban Blabbermouth
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Many political experts have said that white people elected Donald Trump.  Well, they did vote for him but that missed the reason why white people voted for him.  I think the reason is the failure of economists.

Let's talk about jobs.  We all understand what can happen if we lose our jobs.   Where did the jobs go?  Well, Mr. Trump says that they went to Mexico and to China through various trade agreements like NAFTA.  He calls the trade agreements a disaster.  On the other hand, economists keep telling us that trade agreements are good for America.  Maybe so but economists have not shown us how. 

We can see the jobs going to Mexico or China and economists have no issue with that as they can see it too. But, how do economists explain that as beneficial?  Economists have said that the products made in Mexico or China come back to America and cost the American consumers less to buy.  The American consumers will have more money to spend on other thing…