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April 20, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

How to Energize a Lackluster Recovery

March 16, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

The Hidden Rot in the Jobs Numbers

February 19, 2014 | Politico

Bushcare

The Congressional Budget Office’s warning that the Affordable Care Act will cause employment to fall by the equivalent of 2.5 million full-time workers is just the latest of Obamacare’s negative surprises. Unfortunately, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s statement that “we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what...
December 22, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

The Young, the Restless and Economic Growth

November 8, 2013 | FoxNews.com

President Obama, is a 'Substandard' Health Plan Really Substandard?

Unfortunately, President Obama’s definition of “substandard” health plans is likely to work in the wrong direction by disqualifying plans that induce health consumers to behave more efficiently.
October 23, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

How 'Debt Ceilings' Increase Debt

September 30, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

No Tapering Soon if the Fed Looks at Labor

September 19, 2013 | Investor's Business Daily

High Unemployment Makes Productivity A Job Destroyer

New research shows, workers have suffered because high unemployment has turned productivity increases into a substitute for job growth rather than a complement to it.
September 15, 2013 | Politico

Who Really Fixed The Financial Crisis?

This weekend marks the fifth anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Brothers, providing an opportunity to recount the history of the financial crisis, look back at what really caused it, and consider policy ramifications that remain relevant today. Even five years later, a host of misconceptions about the crisis — ranging from why it began to...
September 16, 2013 | FoxNews.com

Bush Ended Financial Crisis Before Obama Took Office -- Three Important Truths About 2008

It was President Bush’s task to stop the financial panic that was occurring in the autumn of 2008. He and his administration succeeded.
July 31, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

The Stock Market Beats GDP as an Economic Bellwether

July 16, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

An Upgrade for the Senate Immigration Bill

June 5, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

The Hidden Jobless Disaster

May 7, 2013 | Advancing a Free Society

Introducing the Immigration Reform Channel

April 4, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

Beware the Monthly Jobs-Report Chatter

March 1, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

A Market Solution to Immigration Reform

January 7, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

Chinese 'Currency Manipulation' Is Not the Problem

November 6, 2012 | Daily Caller (DC)

Election Could Determine Future Course of The Economy

September 3, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

There Is No 'Structural' Unemployment Problem

August 3, 2012 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Getting Americans Back to Work

July 30, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

Slow Recovery or Failed Agenda?

How Barack Obama and Mitt Romney will debate the employment and economic numbers during the campaign...
June 14, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

Whose Fault Is Today's Bad Economy?

What we're experiencing is a new wave of slowdowns, not a continuation of past problems...
May 20, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

Three Views of the 'Fiscal Cliff'

It's the tax increases we have to fear. Spending cuts won't hurt the economy...
April 3, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

The Worst Economic Recovery in History

Since the second half of 2009, the U.S. economy has grown at a rate of 2.4%, a full percentage point below average long-term growth...
January 20, 2012 | Wall Street Journal

The Jobs Picture Is Still Far From Rosy

New unemployment claims are down, but the likelihood that an unemployed worker will find a job has not substantially improved...
October 31, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

The Euro Crisis: Doubting the 'Domino' Effect

Preventing a Greek default will not reverse the lackluster growth that has plagued the other vulnerable countries for many years now...
August 5, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

How Big Government Hurts the Average Joe

Job growth is very closely linked to GDP growth. If the economy is not growing, then jobs aren't being added...
May 16, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

Why the Job Market Feels So Dismal

The number of hires is the same today as it was when we were shedding jobs at record rates...
March 24, 2011 | Politico

Unsustainable budget threatens nation

Repeated battles over the 2011 budget are taking attention from a more dire problem—the long-run budget deficit...
September 27, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

How to Grow Out of the Deficit

Limiting spending increases to inflation minus 1% would balance the budget in less than a decade...
January 27, 2010 | Wall Street Journal

The Spending 'Freeze' That Isn't

Since 2008, the ratio of outlays-to-GDP has risen by about 14%. . . .

November 1, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

Stimulus and the Jobless Recovery

With the news that GDP grew at 3.5% in the third quarter, it seems apparent that economic recovery is underway...

July 9, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

Do We Need a Second Stimulus?

In "Brewster's Millions," a comedy starring Richard Pryor, a man is told he can keep $300 million if he manages to spend $30 million in one month...

February 9, 2009 | Financial Times

The Republicans’ no-bang mortgage plan

In the current economic environment, mortgage legislation should be judged by two criteria...

October 2, 2006 | Wall Street Journal

Coming of Wage

The U.S. economy has faced challenges from recession to corporate scandals to terrorist attack to natural disasters...

November 10, 2004

The Plight of Immigrants from Mexico

Mexicans often do poorly because they have been part of a large wave of immigrants who have similar cultures, languages, and backgrounds.

December 6, 1999

Making Unemployment Insurance Work

The main purpose of unemployment insurance is to cushion temporary, unanticipated spells of unemployment.

Blogs

May 15, 2012 | Agenda, National Review

Data Matters: G-7 GDP growth since summer 2009

The potential for a stronger economic recovery demonstrated by two of our peers supports a reassessment of the U.S. government’s response to the Financial Crisis and economic policy actions over the last three years...

Interviews

April 4, 2014 | After the Bell (Fox Business)

Ed Lazear on After the Bell

March 19, 2014 | FOX Business

Ed Lazear on After the Bell

Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Ed Lazear on the decline in the average work week.
March 19, 2014 | Bloomberg Television

Ed Lazear on Market Makers

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, talks about the outlook for Federal Reserve policy and Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Lazear speaks with Matt Miller and Stephanie Ruhle on Bloomberg Television's "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)
March 17, 2014 | John Batchelor Show

Ed Lazear on the John Batchelor Show (30:49)

Larry Kudlow, The Kudlow Report, CNBC; and Cumulus Media radio. Phil Izzo, WSJ, Real Time Economics. Joseph Rago, WSJ. Edward Paul Lazear, Hoover & WSJ.
March 17, 2014 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on the Kudlow Report

Ed Lazear, Stanford University's Graduate School of Business professor and Hoover Institution Senior Fellow, digs into February's' employment number. Lazear says the total number of hours worked fallen since December.
March 8, 2014 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on the Kudlow Report (78:11)

February 25, 2014 | FOX Business

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part I)

Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear on the economy and his expectations for 2014.
February 25, 2014 | FOX Business

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part II)

Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear weighs in on the minimum-wage debate and the job-skills problem.
February 25, 2014 | FOX Business

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part III)

Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear discusses stimulus policy and his outlook for a Fed taper.
February 25, 2014 | FOX Business

Ed Lazear on Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo (Part IV)

Mendon Capital Advisors president Anton Schutz and Stanford University economics professor Ed Lazear on JPMorgan and the bank environment.
February 19, 2014 | Fox News

Edward Lazear on The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson

What was outlined in 'BushCare'?
February 6, 2014 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on the Kudlow Report

Ed Lazear, Stanford University professor and Hover Institution Senior Fellow, discusses how Friday's jobs number will impact the market.
December 20, 2013 | Fox Business

Edward Lazear on After The Bell

Former Council of Economic Advisors Chair Edward Lazear on the outlook for the economy.
December 6, 2013 | FOX Business

Ed Lazear on Money with Melissa Francis

Ed Lazear, former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, on the trends in the job market.
December 6, 2013 | Bloomberg Television

Ed Lazear on Street Smart

Ed Lazear, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, explains why it will take seven more years to return to where the U.S. economy was before the recession. He speaks with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
December 5, 2013 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Edward Lazear on CNBC's Kudlow Report

Former Council of Economic Advisers chair Edward Lazear discusses economic data and job growth.
November 19, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Ed Lazear on the John Batchelor Show (12:07)

Larry Kudlow, Kudlow Report. Edward Paul Lazear, Stanford, Hoover. Steve Forbes, Forbes. Heather R. Higgins,  NRO. 
November 8, 2013 | Larry Kudlow Show

Edward Lazear on the Larry Kudlow Show (20:41)

November 5, 2013 | Squawk on the Street (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on Squawk on the Street

Edward Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers chair, joins CNBC's Rick Santelli to discuss the incline of national debt and deficits.
October 24, 2013 | Cavuto (Fox Business)

Ed Lazear on Fox Business’ Cavuto

Former President George W. Bush Chief Economic Advisor Ed Lazear on efforts to raise taxes.
October 22, 2013 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on the Kudlow Report

"This is not a pretty picture," explains Edward Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, in discussing jobs data and the economy.
October 11, 2013 | CNBC

Ed Lazear on CNBC's On the Money with Maria Bartiromo

Former Council of Economic Advisers Chair and Hoover Institute Senior Fellow Ed Lazear explains the consequences of the budget impasse on the markets and economy. Plus, his take on a Janet Yellen-led Federal Reserve.
October 3, 2013 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on the Kudlow Report

President Obama commented on the next Fed Chair, saying "they're going to be making sure that they keep an eye on inflation, that they're not encouraging some of the bubbles that we've seen in our economy that have resulted in busts." Edward Lazear of Stanford University, does not think he was referring to Janet Yellen.
October 1, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Ed Lazear on the John Batchelor Show (33:13)

Guests: David M Drucker, Washington Examiner. Sudeep Reddy, WSJ.   Joseph Rago, WSJ. Edward Lazear, Hoover & Stanford Business School. 
September 16, 2013 | Fox Business

Ed Lazear on Fox Business

Former White House chief economic advisor Ed Lazear and former White House press secretary Dana Perino look back at their time at the White House during the financial crisis.
September 11, 2013 | CNBC

Ed Lazear on The Santelli Exchange

CNBC's Rick Santelli and Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow talk about the distinction between the nations's financial failure five years ago and the following recession and recover. Lazear also provides an insider's view of what was going on behind the scenes during the financial crisis.
September 7, 2013 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Edward Lazear on the Kudlow Report (43:24)

September 5, 2013 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Edward Lazear on the Kudlow Report (:46)

The ADP report added 176,000 private sector jobs in August. Investors await Friday's jobs report, with Edward Lazear, Stanford University professor. "While we're growing jobs, we're doing it just barely above the pace necessary to keep up with the population growth," he says.
August 7, 2013 | CNBC

Ed Lazear on Squawk on the Street

CNBC's Rick Santelli questions Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman, about his economic forecasts and the Fed's monetary policies.
July 18, 2013 | Bloomberg Television

Edward Lazear on Taking Stock

July 6, 2013 | Lars Larson Show

Ed Lazear on the Lars Larson Show (38:49)

June 20, 2013 | Bloomberg Television

Ed Lazear on Market Makers

June 7, 2013 | Bloomberg Television

Ed Lazear on Market Makers

June 5, 2013 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on Squawk Box (3:19)

April 17, 2013 | University of Chicago

A Discussion with Edward Lazear

March 26, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Edward Lazear on the John Batchelor Show (19:27)

March 8, 2013 | Street Smart (Bloomberg Television)

Ed Lazear on Street Smart

March 7, 2013 | Fox and Friends (Fox News)

Ed Lazear on Fox & Friends

January 24, 2013 | Markets Now (Fox Business)

Edward Lazear on Markets Now

December 7, 2012 | Closing Bell (CNBC)

Edward Lazear on CNBC's Closing Bell

November 16, 2012 | Bloomberg Television

Edward Lazear on In The Loop

November 6, 2012 | Fox Business

Edward Lazear on After the Bell

November 2, 2012 | Bloomberg Television

Edward Lazear on Market Makers

October 26, 2012 | John Batchelor Show

Edward Lazear on the John Batchelor Show (19:27)

October 5, 2012 | CNBC.com

Effect of Jobs Report on 2012 Election

September 20, 2012 | In the Loop (Bloomberg Television)

Edward Lazear On Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop"

September 19, 2012 | Larry Kudlow Show

Edward Lazear On CNBC’s Larry Kudlow Show

September 20, 2012 | In the Loop (Bloomberg Television)

Edward Lazear On Bloomberg TV's In The Loop With Betty Lui

September 7, 2012 | Your Money (CNN)

How Many Promises Has President Obama Kept?

August 31, 2012 | CNBC - Squawk Box

Is QE3 Still on the Table?

August 31, 2012 | Fox Business

Grading Romney’s Economic Plan

July 27, 2012 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

It's the 1.5% Economy...

July 3, 2012 | After the Bell (Fox Business)

Grim Outlook for U.S. Economy?

June 21, 2012 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Lazear: 'Trend in Job Growth is Really Negative'

"There's been a very dramatic decrease in the numbers of hires and there's been a decrease in the numbers of quits," says Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor, providing perspective on why hiring levels are falling...
June 15, 2012 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Jobs Program... for Illegals?

Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisors chairman, discusses the economic impact of the Obama administration's new immigration policies...
June 1, 2012 | Cavuto (Fox Business)

Tax Cuts Key to Stimulating Economic, Job Growth?

Stanford University Economist Edward Lazear on why tax cuts are key to boosting jobs and the economy...
May 23, 2012 | Closing Bell (CNBC)

Fear the Tax Hikes?

Edward Lazear, Stanford University professor and former Bush economist, shares perspective on the worries over the looming fiscal cliff...
May 8, 2012 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Where Did All the Workers Go?

Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor, discusses the vanishing American workforce and what is causing the stall in the labor market...
April 18, 2012 | CNBC.com

Worst Recovery in History

Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisors chairman, says the current economy continues to struggle...
April 11, 2012 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Lazear on America's Taxing Issue

Edward Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman and Stanford University economics professor, offers insight on taxes, jobs growth and the economic recovery...
April 6, 2012 | Your Money (CNN)

Economist: Worst recovery ever

Former Bush Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Ed Lazear calls the current recovery the worst ever, but Former IMF Chief Economist Ken Rogoff says financial crises lead to a naturally slow recovery...
April 3, 2012 | Street Signs (CNBC)

Worst Economic Recovery?

Former economic adviser to President G.W. Bush Edward Lazear offers insight into what he considers, "the worst economic recovery in history"...
April 3, 2012 | Street Smart (Bloomberg Television)

Lazear Says U.S. Policies Not Conducive to Growth

Ed Lazear, a professor at Stanford University, talks about the U.S. economic recovery and the outlook for growth...
March 9, 2012 | Wall Street Journal Report (CNBC)

Jobs, Debt and Oil

Stanford University economics professor and former chief economic advisor, Edward Lazear, on a strong jobs report, the Greek debt deal, and oil prices...
February 15, 2012 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Will Growth Bail Out the U.S.?

Although the economy is improving, the chances of landing work are still limited for the currently unemployed, says Edward Lazear, Stanford University professor. "Getting better does not mean good," he tells CNBC's Larry Kudlow...
January 27, 2012 | John Batchelor Show

Edward Lazear on the John Batchelor Show

Guests: Ari Berman, author "Hearding Donkeys"; Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution; Steve Greenhouse, NYT; Rachel Silverman, WSJ...
January 23, 2012 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Ed Lazaer: Labor Market Improving

The labor market is improving and there are more quits than layoffs, says Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor, who adds, even though the market is improving there is still a "world of hurt"...
January 6, 2012 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

The Job Numbers to Watch

The job market is still very depressed but is improving, says Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor/former Council of Economic Advisors chairman...
December 2, 2011 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Lazear on Unemployment Rate Drop

Insight on why the unemployment rate dropped .4 percent and whether it is a sampling error, with Edward Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers president/Stanford University economics professor...
November 3, 2011 | In the Loop (Bloomberg Television)

Edward Lazear on U.S. Economy, Europe Debt Crisis

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, discusses the European sovereign debt crisis and the U.S. economy...
November 2, 2011 | Squawk on the Street (CNBC)

Europe and the Fed in Focus

A countdown to the jobs report, as investors wait to hear today's Fed decision, with Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor...
October 21, 2011 | Squawk on the Street (CNBC)

Senate Rejects Obama Jobs Bill

Senate Republicans unanimously reject President Obama's slimmed down version of the jobs plan last night. Insight with Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor...
September 6, 2011 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

U.S. Shows No Jobs Growth

Ed Lazear, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers discusses upcoming job strategy and Obama's speech...
September 2, 2011 | Fox Business

How can Obama Reverse the Job Market?

Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Edward Lazear on whether the government can do anything to stimulate job growth...
August 17, 2011 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Snapshot of the Economy

July 8, 2011 | Surveillance Midday (Bloomberg Television)

Obama Economic Policies, Job Market

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, talks about President Barack Obama's economic policies and the U.S. labor market...
July 8, 2011 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Why Can't Economy Create Jobs?

Laura Tyson, President's Council on Jobs & Competitiveness, and Ed Lazear, Stanford University, discuss the day's dismal employment data, and what it will take to generate job growth in America...
June 13, 2011 | Kudlow Report (CNBC)

Business Optimism Plunging?

Why are U.S. business leaders turning pessimistic? Insight with Gordon Bethune, former Continental Airlines chairman/CEO; William George, former Medtronic chairman/CEO; Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman; and CNBC's Eamon Javers...
June 8, 2011 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

The Other Jobs Indicator

The net jobs data is a small fraction of a total number of hires, which are the numbers people should look at more closely, says Edward Lazear, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers/Stanford University Economic professor...
May 18, 2011 | Happening Now (Fox News)

Why Isn't Economy Moving Forward?

Layoffs decline but hires not up...
May 17, 2011 | John Batchelor Show

Edward Lazear on the John Batchelor Show

GUESTS: Ed Lazear, Stanford; Larry Kudlow, CNBC and 77 WABC; Matt Kaminski, WSJ; Bill Roggio, LongWarJournal.org; Arif Rafiq, ForeignPolicy.com; Larry Johnson, No Quarter...
May 4, 2011 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Tracking the Recovery

May 4, 2011 | FOX Business

Assessing the Economy's Recovery

Fmr. Council of Economic Advisors Chairman Edward Lazear on why the economy is not recovering as quickly as it should be...
March 25, 2011 | Surveillance Midday (Bloomberg Television)

Lazear Doesn't Expect `Much of a Change' After Hoenig

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, discusses the impact of Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Thomas Hoenig's decision to retire on Fed monetary policy...
March 25, 2011 | Wall Street Journal Report (CNBC)

Lazear on US Budget Woes

Former Presidential advisor Ed Lazear discusses the country's unsustainable budget crisis and its threat to the U.S. economy...
February 16, 2011 | Bloomberg Television

Lazear Interview on Obama's Proposed Budget

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, discusses President Barack Obama's proposed budget for fiscal 2012...
November 12, 2010 | Bloomberg Television

Lazear Interview on U.S. Economy, Jobs, Budget

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, discusses the outlook for the U.S. economy. Lazear...also discusses government spending, tax policy and the Federal Reserve's second round of asset purchases...
November 12, 2010 | Wall Street Journal Report (CNBC)

Ed Lazear on the Wall Street Journal Report

Analysis on the economic and political news of the week with Ed Lazear, former chair of the Council of Economic Advisors...
September 28, 2010 | Bloomberg

Lazear Says U.S. Must Return Spending to Historic Levels

Ed Lazear, a professor at Stanford University and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, talks about his prescription for U.S. fiscal policy. Lazear speaks with Matt Miller and Carol Massar on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart..."
September 27, 2010 | Street Signs (CNBC)

Lazear: No Tax Hikes Needed to Cut Deficit

Americans don't have to choose between a high deficit or high taxes, according to Edward Lazear, former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and an economics professor at Stanford...
September 22, 2010 | Bloomberg

Stanford's Edward Lazear Interview

Edward Lazear, a professor at Stanford University in California and former economic adviser to President George W. Bush, talks with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman and Mark Crumpton about the prospects for a new White House chief of staff...
August 17, 2010 | Closing Bell (CNBC)

Lazear on Future of Fannie & Freddie

Edward Lazear, former chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, discusses the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo...
July 9, 2010 | Uncommon Knowledge

Economic Headwinds with Lazear & Boskin : Chapter 5 of 5

Michael Boskin and Edward Lazear agree that we are in grave danger as a nation if we continue on the current path of fiscal policy...
July 8, 2010 | Uncommon Knowledge

Economic Headwinds with Lazear & Boskin : Chapter 4 of 5

How fares the economics profession? And how does one explain the resurgence of the Keynesian model? Michael Boskin and Edward Lazear weigh in...
July 7, 2010 | Uncommon Knowledge

Economic Headwinds with Lazear & Boskin : Chapter 3 of 5

Following the worst recession since WWII, why does the economic recovery seem so weak? Where, in particular, are the jobs? Michael Boskin and Edward Lazear respond...
July 6, 2010 | Uncommon Knowledge

Economic Headwinds with Lazear & Boskin: Chapter 2 of 5

Michael Boskin and Edward Lazear discuss the pitfalls of the monetary explosion occurring under the Bernanke Federal Reserve...
July 5, 2010 | Uncommon Knowledge

Economic Headwinds with Lazear & Boskin : Chapter 1 of 5

Michael Boskin and Edward Lazear, former chairmen of the Council of Economic Advisors, describe the dangers of the soaring levels of spending and debt that are occurring under the Obama administration...
May 28, 2010 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Lazear on the Economy

Edward Lazear, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers (2006-2009), shares his economic outlook with CNBC...

April 26, 2010 | Squawk Box (CNBC)

Fed in Focus

A look ahead to the Fed's two-day meeting, which starts Tuesday, with Edward Lazear, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers (2006-2009)...

March 30, 2010 | CNBC

Is Economy Stabilizing?

New data offers more clues that the economy could be stabilizing, with Edward Lazear, Stanford University economics professor. . . .

February 3, 2010 | CNBC

Debunking the Deficit

Discussing the U.S. debt threat, with Ken Volpert, Vanguard Principal and Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisors. . . .

January 27, 2010 | CNBC

Lazear on Politics & Economy

Ed Lazear, former chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers under the Bush administration, discusses the economy, politics and President Obama's first State of the Union address. . . .

November 23, 2009 | Fox Business

Spending Helping the Jobless Picture?

Hoover Institution Fellow Ed Lazear on whether government spending is easing unemployment. . . .

November 2, 2009 | CNBC

Road to Economic Recovery

Today's construction spending data, pending home sales data and ISM Index were strong examples of an economic recovery...

October 9, 2009 | CNBC

Ed Lazear, White House Council of Economic Advisers

A discussion about expectations for earnings season amid concerns about the economic recovery, with skyrocketing gold and commodities prices, and a weakening dollar...

August 20, 2009 | CNBC

Lazear On Speculation

Debating oil speculation, with Edward Lazear, Stanford University professor and former President's Council of Economic Advisers chairman and CNBC's Mark Haines...

Other Media

March 30, 2011 | U.S. House Committee on Ways and Means

The Effects of Spending and Deficits on Job Growth

Testimony of Edward Paul Lazear Before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means...
July 2, 2009 | Fox Business

Fmr. White House Economic Chair on Jobs

Council of Economic Advisors Formar Chairman Edward Lazear on whether the unemployment rate will rise again...

June 23, 2009 | CNBC

The State of the Economy

Discussing what to expect from tomorrow's Fed decision, with Ed Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman and Martin Baily, Brookings Institute senior fellow...

March 19, 2007 | US News and World Report

Q&A

Concerns about income inequality and slow wage growth have blemished what perhaps has been President Bush's greatest success: presiding over an economic boom that's in its sixth year and has created more than 6 million new jobs during the past three years. It is Edward Lazear's job, as chairman of Bush's Council of Economic Advisers, to help keep the good times going and to make sure more Americans participate in them...