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Greg Mankiw

Former Romney Adviser Explains That The Rich Are Basically Superheroes

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 02.18.2014 | Business

Robert Downey Jr. is wealthy, therefore all wealthy people are Robert Downey Jr. If you submitted that argument to your logic professor, you would ...

Inequality and Mobility, Again

Jared Bernstein | Posted 08.26.2013 | Business
Jared Bernstein

I've come to see the consequences of our inequality problem as running deeper, striking at opportunity and mobility in a manner that should cause grave concern among anyone who's paying attention, regardless of their political stripes.

Mark Gongloff

Former Romney Adviser's Ridiculous Claim About The 1 Percent Debunked In One Chart

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.25.2013 | Business

In the days since Harvard economist Gregory Mankiw inflicted his paper, "Defending The One Percent," on the world, Paul Krugman and others have writte...

Krugman Slams Harvard Economist's Defense Of The 1 Percent

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.23.2013 | Business

Paul Krugman thinks Harvard economist Greg Mankiw forgot an important detail in his new paper, "Defending The One Percent": Social inequality just kee...

Mark Gongloff

Former Bush Adviser Defends The 1 Percent

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.18.2013 | Business

At long last the downtrodden, disrespected 1 percent have a hero to make their case: Harvard economist Gregory Mankiw. The former economic adviser ...

Mark Gongloff

Former Bush Adviser On Discredited Austerity Research: Everybody Makes Mistakes

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Gongloff | Posted 04.24.2013 | Business

Far from surrendering, the defenders of austerity are digging deeper. The latest to join the resistance is Harvard's Gregory Mankiw, a former advis...

Romney Rejects The Views Of His Own Adviser

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.01.2012 | Business

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is rejecting some of the views of one of his own advisers, who also happens to be a renowned conservative ...

Romer, Shiller, Other Economists Offer Their Advice For 2012

The New York Times | N. GREGORY MANKIW, CHRISTINA D. ROMER; TYLER COWEN; ROBERT H. FRANK; ROBERT J. SHILLER and RICHARD H. THALER | Posted 01.02.2012 | Business

Believe it or not, times are getting better. Some homebuilding picked up, but no fix emerged for the housing crisis. At least that's what the dry ...

Students Walk Out Of Harvard

Posted 01.07.2012 | College

About 70 Harvard students showed their disapproval of an introductory economics course by walking out of class last week. In an open letter to thei...

Paul Blumenthal

Romney Economic Brain Trust: Lobbyists, Bush Economists

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 11.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney is relying on the advice of two revolving door lobbyists and two former chairmen of th...

Government GDP Estimate 6% Higher Than Private Forecasters

gregmankiw.blogspot.com | Greg Mankiw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Here (in red) are the growth forecasts used to put out the new Obama administration budget, followed by the consensus forecast of a panel of "Blue Chi...

Exxon Goes Green?

Andrew Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Winston

I never thought I'd say it, but I agree with Exxon on an environmental issue.