The Role of Government in Economics

The invisible hand or the iron fist? How much influence should governments wield?

Summaries

Investing in the environment is already a $12 trillion market. Now markets are just looking for guidance from Congress.

Katia Dmitrieva and Emily Chasan

Bloomberg Businessweek , 2019

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How Washington Should End Its Debt Obsession

Jason Furman and Lawrence H. Summers

Foreign Affairs, 2019

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Dramatic Social Changes Mean the Welfare State Is More Necessary Than Ever

Nicholas Barr

IMF, 2018

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Friedrich A. Hayek

University of Chicago Press, 2007

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Jens Burchardt et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2018

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Dinesh Khanna et al.

Boston Consulting Group, 2018

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Andrew Capon

Euromoney, 2018

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Tim Mahedy and Daniel J. Wilson

FRBSF, 2018

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Grégory Claeys et al.

Bruegel, 2018

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A new study offers more evidence that cutting spending is less harmful to growth than raising taxes

Alberto Alesina et al.

IMF, 2018

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