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Hoover Daily Report by topic: Economic Crisis 2008-2009

April 11, 2014 | New York Times Book Review

How Banks Fail

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

Ed Lazear on After the Bell

March 29, 2014 | Economics One

Where Do Policy Rules Come From?

March 26, 2014 | Grumpy Economist

The Sign of Monetary Policy, Part II

March 23, 2014 | Financial Times

‘Fragile by Design’, by Charles Calomiris and Stephen Haber

Enjoy the latest award-winning global business, finance, economic and political news, comment and analysis from the Financial Times.
March 23, 2014 | Economics One

You Can’t Connect the [Fed’s] Dots Looking Forward

Many commentators view last week’s Fed meeting (including the FOMC statement, the Chair’s press conference, commentary from FOMC members) as another move toward more discretion and away from rules-...
March 13, 2014 | Project Syndicate

Coming Together and Falling Apart

March 7, 2014 | Economics One

The 2014 G20 Growth Agenda and the 2003 G7 Agenda for Growth

At their meeting in Sydney last month the G20 announced a promising new “G20 Growth Agenda.” They centered the initiative on a goal of raising real GDP by over $2 trillion (see communique paragraph...
February 28, 2014 | Economics One

Why It’s Hard to Make the Unpopular Stimulus Look Good

Some columnists have been using the 5-year anniversary of the 2009 discretionary fiscal stimulus package to claim that it worked to jump-start the economy.  It’s a tough case to make.  The very wor...
February 26, 2014 | American Banker

New 'Bank Tax' Proposal Is More Destructive Populism

Do we really want banks to be stable, profitable and internationally competitive or do we want them to be cash cows for Congress?