Policy writer

Evan Horowitz

Evan Horowitz writes the “Quick Study” column for the Globe, both online and in print. He digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.

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Evan Horowitz

Trump wants a new NAFTA. What happens if he gets it?

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President Trump’s promise to rewrite the trade agreement with Canada and Mexico could disrupt whole sectors of the US economy.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

What does ‘America first’ really mean?

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Starting today, President Trump has a lot of ambitious campaign promises to keep.

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A score card for tracking Trump’s economy progress

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To capture the potentially far-reaching impact of President Trump, the Globe has assembled a dashboard of “vital statistics” that we will assess over time.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Why some voters may have wanted an ‘incompetent’ president

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Without a clear record of public service accomplishments, polls show that he’s been unable — even after his victory — to shake this basic question: does Trump have the skills and experience to be a successful president?