I got a “revise and resubmit” for my paper on making economics more useful on the very day the Nobel prize in economics was announced. I have ...

A Swedish  friend, employed in New York by a famously prudent Swedish bank, kindly invited me to lunch last month. We discussed the recent convulsions in ‘repos’, as one does over quinoa salad in Manhattan. ...

I have just completed a paper that represents “first thoughts” arising from a project on medical innovations that I am doing with Katherine Stebbins McCaffrey and Srikant Datar. This paper draws on a ...

Thomas Piketty’s mechanistic model misleads.

Ep. 18: SUPPLY CHAIN REACTION | Jehane Noujaim from We The Economy on Vimeo. “Supply Chain Reaction” asks, what do human rights have to do with the economy? As consumers in a rapidly growing world ...