The economics of economists

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on how the job market for economists works.

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The truth business needs your help

Read my blog post in The Hill.  It is based on advice I have been giving my students for years.

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Globalization’s prospects, 2017

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on globalization’s prospects in the coming year.

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The consequences of the Fed’s interest rate increase

Listen to my interview with Tommy Tucker on WWL radio, New Orleans about the the stock market and the Fed’s recent interest rate increase.

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What to expect from Trumponomics

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on what sort of economic policies to expect from the incoming Trump Administration.

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Passive-aggressive investing

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on the rise of index investing.

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One concerned economist

Read my latest OUP blog post about the economists who cannot bring themselves to endorse Donald Trump but still took the trouble to condemn the economic policies of Hillary Clinton.

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Hamilton the central banker

Read my latest OUP blog post about Alexander Hamilton as the father of American central banking.

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Young, scrappy, and hungry

 

Read my latest OUP blog post on Alexander Hamilton, the founding of the US public debt, and how Donald Trump could ruin the public credit of the United States. Someone ought to write a musical about it!

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Free Trade, the Republicans, and Donald Trump

Read my latest OUP blog post about Donald Trump’s reversal of the Republican Party’s stance on free trade–and a parallel reversal in Britain 160 years ago.

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