The EntrepreneurU.S. History
It's thanks to markets and entrepreneurs that turkeys, toys, and Christmas trees can be mass produced and delivered to a great many ordinary people at a reasonable price.
It's now a pretty safe bet that if recession does come during Trump's presidency, he'll be calling for ever-higher levels of stimulus and QE infinity.
Bureaucracy and Regulation
The Trump administration has done little to undercut the federal government's huge bureaucracy.
The political and economic powder keg that is Italy is a greater threat to the EU than Brexit ever was.
A recent paper from the Atlantic Council faults modern technologies for eroding faith in public institutions. To them, this is a bad thing.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy
Cultural, economic, fiscal, and political fault lines in America today all bode ill for harmony between younger and older generations.
Bureaucracy and RegulationLabor and WagesPoverty
An immigration system based on sponsorship, bonding, and a reduction in the use of public resources would allow the private sector to play a bigger role in which immigrants come here, and which ones stay.