Americas: Trump's possible policy promises

Author: | Published: 15 Dec 2016

Short of a full nuclear exchange with the Chinese (live tweeted), Donald Trump really doesn't represent the end of the world. Instead, his rambling pronouncements on a number of issues are beginning to form a reliable message: he doesn't like regulation, he'd quite like to see taxes fall and, well, that's it. No surprises from the GOP there.

Where Trump does appear more noteworthy is threefold: his stance on Nato and US involvement globally, his position on free trade and immigration, and his somewhat ad hoc approach to preparing for government. Each is a curiosity. But each also requires a far less hysterical...