MARY O’GRADY: Wharton Grad Trump Fails Economics

Wall Street Journal – Technology, not free trade, explains the loss of most middle-class jobs.

Nationwide fear of the reckless and shady Hillary Clinton as the next U.S. commander in chief—and at least a 12-year streak of Democrats in the White House—means that a Republican presidential victory in November cannot be ruled out. But why, with a rival so highly unlikable, is GOP candidate Donald Trump unable to excite a wider number of voters?

One glaring problem is that Mr. Trump, who has an undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, fails economics. Exhibit A is his promise to shred…

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