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Edward Conard

Investment, Innovation, Jobs

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business
Peter A. Georgescu

I believe the American economy can do some crucial things to put itself on a much more robust path toward growth. First, though, we all have to get a clear picture of what's kept the recovery so frail since 2008 -- factors in place long before the near-collapse of the financial system.

Conard and Zakaria on What Ails the Economy

Robert Teitelman | Posted 06.30.2013 | Business
Robert Teitelman

Yes, there are lessons in history. But untangling those lessons, like anticipating the sentiments of voters, is a process that shifts as we attempt to capture it. And so from left and right we end up chasing a kind of essence, an equilibrium, which may not exist.

Why Those Praising Income Inequality Are Wrong

Timothy Noah | Posted 07.29.2012 | Books
Timothy Noah

Edward Conard has gotten a lot of press lately for writing a book that praises income inequality. Indeed, it is hard to ignore the hasty and ill-informed arguments he makes.

JP Morgan's Loss Could Be America's Gain

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 07.13.2012 | Business
Joseph A. Palermo

The public opprobrium directed at Wall Street throughout 2008 and 2009 met with no satisfactory reformist result. That leaves us with Occupy Wall Street as the only viable option of steering the nation off the course of permanent high unemployment, low wages, and a shredded social safety net.