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July 31, 2013 | Economics One

Policy Uncertainty Makes Firms Reluctant to Hire: New Evidence

I have been arguing that economic policy--in particular policy unpredictability or uncertainty--has been a factor in the slow recovery.  That’s the main theme of the book I edited with Lee Ohanian ...
July 22, 2013 | Grumpy Economist

Are We Prepared for the Next Financial Crisis?

July 15, 2013 | Becker-Posner Blog

Has the Government Spending Sequestration Hurt the Economy?

July 5, 2013 | Economics One

CBO Is Late, Fireworks Postponed

June 28, 2013 | Economics One

More on Monetary Policy Before and After the Panic of 2008

June 25, 2013 | Economics One

So Much Spent, With So Little Evidence, By So Few

June 23, 2013 | Economics One

Price Stability and Overvaluation: The Basel Big Mac

June 20, 2013 | Economics One

The Fed’s New View is a Little Less Scary

June 13, 2013 | Economics One

Former Fed Chairs Speak Out

June 5, 2013 | Economics One

Memo to World Bank–Keep “Doing Business”