Noah Millman

Posts tagged “economic policy”

This Stat Will Make Your EPOP

And unemployment metric that explains Trump

Posted January 26th, 2017

Can Putin Survive a Full-Scale Ruble Crisis?

And if he can’t, what becomes of “Putinism”?

Posted December 16th, 2014

Why Repealing “Push-Out” Doesn’t Matter, and Why It Does

The Dodd-Frank rule probably wasn’t a very efficacious way of restraining large FDIC-insured banks, but that doesn’t mean we should cheer repeal.

Posted December 15th, 2014

How Jim Webb Should Handle the Culture War

He should run neither from it nor on it, but against it.

Posted November 20th, 2014

Do We Know the Answers To Our Economic Problems?

Partisan obstructionism and incompetence are inadequate explanations for structural problems that have developed over decades.

Posted November 13th, 2014

Iterative Processes Can Take A Few Iterations To Get Going

A commenter on yesterday’s monetary policy post explains how NGDP targeting works: …

Posted November 1st, 2013

No Summers At The Fed

Noam Scheiber does yeoman’s work explaining why Larry Summers would be a …

Posted July 24th, 2013

Everything Was Predictable In Retrospect

Paul Krugman thinks it was “obvious” that the Great Recession was going …

Posted July 23rd, 2013

Am I A Reform Conservative?

And speaking of Alan Jacobs, I very much enjoyed his other recent post …

Posted June 3rd, 2013

Seriousness, Sadism and Sound Money

As someone on record as being against seriousness, but who has also …

Posted May 20th, 2013

One Cheer For Production Versus Spending

Government can stimulate best by shifting its spending to capital investments shunned by a risk-averse private sector.

Posted October 4th, 2012

Some Inequalities Are More Unequal Than Others

We need new thinking about economic inequality.

Posted October 3rd, 2012

Another Round With Scott Sumner

Scott Sumner has paid me the enormous compliment of linking to my …

Posted September 14th, 2012

Rajan Is More Right Than Wrong: We Need To Raise Real Growth Expectations To End The Recession

Raghuram Rajan, U. Chicago finance professor, has a big piece in Foreign Affairs arguing …

Posted May 4th, 2012

Taxes, Wealth and Freedom

Do high tax rates discourage work and investment, and therefore economic growth? …

Posted May 1st, 2012