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Lakshman Achuthan

Inequality Is Not a Problem That Taxes Can Fix

David Paul | Posted 05.25.2013 | Politics
David Paul

If our economic model is working for a decreasing share of the population over time, democratic pressures will ultimately demand not just changes to the system of measurement, but to the system itself.

Mark Gongloff

A New Recession Has Already Begun, Economist Warns | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.06.2013 | Business

The Great Recession began in December 2007, just two months after the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a record high. Now the Dow is at a new high, an...

Alexander Eichler

Weak GDP Report Suggests Economic Recovery Will Be Painfully Slow | Alexander Eichler | Posted 09.28.2011 | Business

The American economy grew anemically during the spring, the government reported Friday, and prior growth was even slower than initially grasped, deali...

Economic Indicators: Economists Name The Most Useless Economic Data | Justin Fox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

My column this week is about economic data, and the ways in which it can mislead (or at least send us into unnecessary tizzies)....