Saturday, November 28, 2015

Michael J. Boskin

Michael J. Boskin is Professor of Economics at Stanford University and Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. He was Chairman of George H. W. Bush’s Council of Economic Advisers from 1989 to 1993, and headed the so-called Boskin Commission, a congressional advisory body that highlighted errors in official US inflation estimates.

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Business & Finance 5

The Case for the TPP

Following the conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership by 12 Pacific Rim countries, debates about the costs and benefits of trade liberalization are intensifying. Failure to ratify the TPP would no… read more

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Politics 0

Policy “Crimes”

Many pressing crises around the world require attention and action. But we must also focus – in the media and in the classroom – on less dramatic but nonetheless dangerous attacks on democracy and dem… read more

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