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Economy

November 17, 2022 5:30 am

How Hispanic Americans Think About Work and Identity

And what it could mean for our politics.
Brent Orrell
November 4, 2022 5:30 am

Want to Reduce ‘Deaths of Despair’? Try Antitrust Enforcement.

Economic pressure resulting from monopolistic business practices is partly to blame for the American working class losing hope.
Anthony M. Barr
November 3, 2022 5:30 am

Republicans’ Irresponsibility in Playing Political Games with the Debt Ceiling

Real budgetary reforms are needed. A debt-limit fight is the wrong way to advance those reforms.
James C. Capretta
October 31, 2022 5:30 am

The New Workplace Gender Imbalance: Social Capital and Job Satisfaction

New data suggests gender and education are the difference between liking and loving your job. But there’s a price to…
Brent Orrell, Daniel A. Cox, and Jessie Wall
September 21, 2022 5:30 am

Greg Abbott’s Failures Mean Texas Could Suffer Another Freezing Winter Blackout

In a new documentary, filmmaker Steve Mims tells the truth about the deadly 2021 Texas blackout.
Paul Alexander
August 31, 2022 5:30 am

Another Weirdness of the COVID Labor Market

The labor-market shock may be a boon to lower-skilled workers in more ways than one.
Brent Orrell
August 17, 2022 5:30 am

What’s Missing from the CHIPS Act

The glaring absence of adjustment assistance—and what it means for communities, consumers, and the future of trade.
Brent Orrell and Jake Easter
July 14, 2022 5:30 am

Lina Khan’s Tight Timetable for Tackling Big Tech

The FTC chair is wielding antitrust law while watching the clock.
Paul Alexander
July 8, 2022 5:30 am

How Wobbly Are the Finances of the World’s Major Governments?

For many countries, the fiscal resilience trends look bad.
James C. Capretta
June 21, 2022 5:30 am

Ripple Effects of the Fed’s Anti-Inflation Actions

Among other things, tighter monetary policy will affect the federal budget outlook.
James C. Capretta