Aug 19, 2019 - Economy & Business
Trump dismisses economy concerns: I don't see a recession
The big picture: White House trade adviser Peter Navarro and the Trump administration's economic adviser Larry Kudlow took to the Sunday morning talk shows in an effort to calm recession concerns.
- Navarro also denied that tariffs on Chinese goods are hurting American consumers. That's despite reports to the contrary from researchers at leading institutions including the International Monetary Fund, Harvard, the University of Chicago and the Federal Reserve of Boston, Axios' Zachary Basu notes.