Category Archives: Economic policy

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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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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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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Sanders’ contradiction on trade and immigration

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post, which suggests that Bernie Sanders’ views on immigration and trade are not so different from those of Donald Trump.

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The perils of Brexit

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on the overwhelming case against Britain leaving the European Union.

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The Wrong Stuff

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on how a well-earned lack of trust in our policy makers undermines the economy.

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Location, location, location

Read my latest OUP blog post on HSBC’s decision to keep its headquarters in London, rather than move to Hong Kong.

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Trends of 2015…and 2016?

Read my latest Oxford University Press blog post on economic trends of 2015 and how they are likely to develop in 2016.

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