Trade

Mike Bost
Brian Mackey / NPR Illinois

Democrats are trying to flip several Congressional seats in Illinois this fall. That’s put some Republicans in a tricky spot when it comes to questions about President Donald Trump.

Matt Roland
Brian Mackey / NPR Illinois

With America and China officially in a trade war, Illinois companies say they’re already seeing consequences.

Carter Staley / NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

In partnership with NPR Illinois, the World Affairs Council of Central Illinois presents "Trump and the World Economy" with Professor Steven Livingston. Watch or listen to the presentation below.

Donald Trump appears to be inaugurating the biggest change in America’s foreign trade policy since the 1930s. Dr. Livingston will discuss why and how he is trying to do this.  Will he succeed?  And if he does, what will result – for the U.S., and for the world?