In the Media

Retail Investors Shouldn't Get Defensive Amid Trade Turmoil, Strategist Says

Aug 19, 2019 // “Uncertainty over the trade war continues to worsen,” says Dean Matthew J. Slaughter on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”
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The Trade War Is Now a Currency War

Aug 05, 2019 // “Devaluing currencies, like any other policy change, isn’t riskless—there’s cost to that,” says Dean Matthew J. Slaughter regarding the weakening of the Chinese yuan against the U.S. dollar. “Oftentimes, it can be a force to introduce more price inflation, imports coming into the country get more expensive.”
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How Donald Trump Is Sanctioning the U.S. Economy

Jul 29, 2019 // Mentions a recent Wall Street Journal article written by Dean Matthew J. Slaughter examining how global trade tensions have impacted foreign investment in the United States.
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Trade Wars Are Sending Jobs Elsewhere

Jul 24, 2019 // “The U.S. cannot take for granted its attractiveness to global multinationals,” writes Dean Matthew J. Slaughter. “Every time a global company passes on investing in America, the country loses dynamism, wealth and good jobs.”
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Amid Long Economic Expansion, Why so Many Americans Are Still Struggling

Jul 04, 2019 // “In terms of economics 101, a fundamental challenge that our economy has been facing has been quite slow growth in what economists call labor productivity,” says Dean Matthew J. Slaughter.
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When It Comes to Overseas Sales, Whiskey Distillers Face a Tough Time

Jul 04, 2019 // Features Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in a piece about how ongoing trade tension and tariffs have negatively impacted whiskey distillers in the United States.
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MBA News You Need: Dean Matthew Slaughter Appointed to Second Term at Dartmouth Tuck

Jun 19, 2019 // A roundup of the latest MBA news highlights the appointment of Dean Matthew J. Slaughter for a second four-year term as Dean of the Tuck School.
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Dartmouth Reappoints Dean Slaughter for Another Term

Jun 17, 2019 // Poets & Quants writes about how Dean Matthew J. Slaughter’s first term has laid the groundwork for a more rewarding MBA experience for students and created a process for ongoing innovation in the Tuck curriculum.
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Trump Turns Trade Talks into Spectator Sport

Jun 13, 2019 // Quotes Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in an article about the political ramifications of the Trump administration’s public approach to trade negotiations.
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Productivity Is the Basis for Faster Growth

Jun 13, 2019 // “A third of Tuck students are international. They recognize that they are coming to an MBA to connect with other cultures and profiles,” says Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in a wide-ranging interview with Dinero magazine.
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Editorial: Rural America Lags behind Mexico

Jun 10, 2019 // Highlights a recent Wall Street Journal article by Dean Matthew J. Slaughter exploring the idea of using place-based visas to bring high-skilled immigrants to American communities in need.
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U.S. and Mexico Plan Summit in Washington on Wednesday in Bid to Head off Trade Dispute

May 31, 2019 // “Starting to levy tariffs on Mexico is like levying tariffs on Texas,” says Dean Matthew J. Slaughter.
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How Democrats Are, and Aren’t, Challenging the Trump Economic Record

May 26, 2019 // Mentions a recent discussion on the changing economy with Dean Matthew J. Slaughter and Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Senator from Minnesota and Democratic candidate for U.S. president.
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Crain’s Cleveland Business

Apr 29, 2019 // Mentions an article in The Wall Street Journal by Dean Matthew J. Slaughter exploring the potential benefits of employing place-based visas in the United States, particularly in regions like the Midwest.
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Immigrants for the Heartland

Apr 28, 2019 // “The U.S. does not welcome enough high-talent immigrants, and America’s struggling communities especially need them,” writes Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in an opinion piece for The Wall Street Journal.
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Are Local Politics as Polarized as National? Depends on the Issue.

Apr 24, 2019 // A feature story about a new study from Dean Matthew J. Slaughter and coauthors Amalie Jensen, William Marble, and Kenneth Scheve exploring the pervasiveness of partisan sorting and polarization in local politics.
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U.S. Posted Record-Breaking $891 Billion Goods Trade Deficit in 2018

Mar 06, 2019 // Continued coverage of comments by Dean Matthew J. Slaughter regarding the United States’ merchandise trade deficit in 2018.
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U.S. Posted Record-Breaking $891 Billion Goods Trade Deficit in 2018

Mar 06, 2019 // Quotes Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in an article about the United States’ merchandise trade deficit for 2018. Slaughter is among economists that say trade deficit is swelling due to broad economic forces, and that focusing on reducing trade deficits with individual countries is unlikely to affect the global balance.
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What You Need to Know About MBA Class Size

Feb 16, 2019 // Quotes Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in an article about MBA class size. Slaughter says Tuck’s smaller class sizes encourage students to be bolder. “The human scale facilitates better learning in the MBA class because it fosters a greater development of trust and collaboration.”
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MBA Class Sizes: Is There an Ideal Number?

Jan 27, 2019 // Quotes Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in an article about the variances in MBA class sizes from school to school. Slaughter says Tuck’s smaller class sizes fosters greater development of trust and collaboration, and that finding the right number of students per class is a delicate balance.
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