volume xxv no. 28 - september 18 2017

High Risks for States in NAFTA Talks | 09-15-2017

With the fate of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) hanging in the balance, trade experts and U.S. governors are warning that industrial and farm states would suffer economic damage if President Donald Trump carries out his threat to scrap...

Bird’s Eye View

States With Most NAFTA Trade Exposure | 09-15-2017

In 2016 North Dakota sent a larger proportion of its exports (82 percent) to Canada, and New Mexico sent a bigger share of its exports (43 percent) to Mexico, than any other states, according to analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data by Fitch Ratings. Sixty...

Once Around the Statehouse Lightly