Trump to nominate pro-immigration free-trading globalist as CEA chair | FT Alphaville

With the selection of Hassett as CEA chair, it would seem that nationalist forces have lost some ground when it comes to the economic advice reaching the president — at least for now.As for Hassett’s stances on domestic economic policy, he is solidly a low-tax, low-spending convervative — but a thoughtful one open to boundary-crossing ideas such as a carbon tax and direct government hiring in a downturn.

Source: Trump to nominate pro-immigration free-trading globalist as CEA chair | FT Alphaville

… to the bewilderment of all Trumpologists of the world.