The author of this piece has some insights that are interesting and worth the article read (click title link)
As to the presidential run, someone with ANY business experience would have to be an improvement - but would Trump have the dimplomacy? Maybe that would be a good thing when speaking to the UN: "You're Fired!"
Trumped-Up Policies: Ready for the ‘Trump Tax’? - Merrill Matthews - Right Directions - Forbes: "Fox News’s Greta Van Susteren has just done a two-part interview with Donald Trump to get his thoughts on jumpstarting the economy. She also asked him about a presidential run, and he indicated that he’s at least thinking about it. Though given his comments on the show, it isn’t clear whether he’d run as a Democrat or a Pat Buchanan Republican.
His primary solution to rebooting the economy and creating jobs is … to slap a 25% tax on everything we import from China."