January 25, 2019

Trump shutdown: A $5.7 billion wall downpayment cost $130 billion and we still don't have it

Trump's Rose Garden announcement revealed an agreement to end the shutdown for now, but it tells us little about the future of the wall or our economy.

Bruce Yandle

Distinguished Adjunct Fellow

Bruce Yandle discusses the impact of the recent government shutdown on government workers and the country's GDP.