Economic growth has been the central focus of President Barack Obama’s economic policy for more than two years.As a candidate, he promised that the economy would return to a pre-recession trajectory.Now, the president has a chance to show what his economic agenda means for the future of our country.The economic growth we have seen over
AUGUSTA, Maine (Reuters) – A new US administration will ease economic sanctions on Iran as it moves toward normalization of relations with the Islamic Republic, a top White House official said on Friday, adding to pressure on Tehran to show its willingness to negotiate a political solution.President Donald Trump, a Republican, said he had decided
How classical economists and the economics of economic collapse blog can help explain the economics blogosphere
The classical economists of classical economics (1874-1962) had a lot of ideas, but few publications.But the economics blogs that have sprung up in recent years are really quite different.A couple of years ago, a blog called The Classical Economic Association posted a list of more than 200 articles.Today, the group has nearly a thousand members,
This article is by Dan Shaughnessy.It has been written and published by Shaughnesses.It is published here with permission.You can find more of his work at Dan Shauseth’s blog, The Economics Job, or his website, TheEconomics Job.This article was originally published on May 21, 2017.It was republished on May 29, 2017 with permission from Dan Shau.