Last summer news reports were filled with ill-informed predictions of a double-dip recession. Now there seem to be many accounts that misrepresent recent economic data to make a case for substantially stronger growth.
|By: Dean Baker Monday January 2, 2012 1:00 pm|
|By: masaccio Sunday September 18, 2011 10:40 am|
One-trick ponies and one-foot bike riders; a story of right-wing economists.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday September 13, 2011 2:35 pm|
Since January of 2009, when President Obama took office, the American people as a whole are noticeably worse off financially. This is a serious problem for the Obama campaign, and why they desperately need strong economic growth between now and the election.
|By: Peterr Saturday September 18, 2010 9:00 am|
Economic news, from the standpoint of ordinary folks, continues to be bad, and DC yawns. Too bad that the poor aren’t seen as much of a political constituency.