Justin Wolfers: Biggest risk to strong U.S. economy is Trump in the White House

3:26 PM ET Wed, 13 Feb 2019

Economics and public policy professor Justin Wolfers says he’s optimistic about the U.S. economy because “recessions don’t die of old age, they’re murdered.” However, he is worried “that a small adverse shock could turn into something more calamitous with policy mistakes coming out of the White House.”