Economic Take

A Stew of Uncertainty

August 6, 2019

From renewed tariff threats to the possibility of a no-deal Brexit in October, there are plenty of causes for concern in the coming months. But, as the jobs report shows, the US economy is still strong–the stock market is just 3 percent below the all-time record high and inflation remains low. Should we be worried about more tariffs on China or are we overreacting?