Topic: Lawrence Summers
Larry Summers, who will step down from his White House job at the end of this year, is rumored to have a book in the works.
09/22/2010 10:55 am
Stimulus programs only worked as long as the money poured in. When the tide of cash rolled back out, the sand castles had melted away.
08/31/2010 11:04 am
John Boehner, House Republican leader, hadn't even delivered his speech on the economy Tuesday morning before Democrats had attacked with a 'prebuttal' – responding to a news event before it happens.
08/24/2010 01:57 pm
John Boehner on Tuesday called for the resignation of President Barack Obama's embattled economic team, including Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and White House economic adviser Larry Summers.
08/24/2010 12:54 pm
Treasury Secretary Geithner's recovery is a debt-financed nightmare.
08/08/2010 10:00 am
Christina Romer cast disagreements among key players on the White House economic team as a healthy part of reaching tough policy decisions. Christina Romer said she is leaving solely for family reasons.
08/06/2010 03:37 pm
Migration away from economically depressed regions during recession leads to adjustment in the labor market so that wages after the shock return to what they were before the shock. That hasn't happened this time around.
08/04/2010 02:32 pm
04/20/2010 06:30 pm
A Value Added Tax (VAT) is a tax consumers pay on the market value added to a product at each stage of manufacture or distribution. There's a lot of chatter about the US implementing a VAT to solve its looming fiscal crisis.
04/19/2010 02:24 pm
Gold is what investors buy when they suspect that financial policymakers are making mistakes. If we're on the road to recovery, why do they continue to buy gold?
04/16/2010 02:16 pm