Sunday, May 19, 2019

The Phillips curve is alive and well

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

The Next CBO Director

My friend and former CEA colleague Phill Swagel has been appointed the next director of the Congressional Budget Office. A great choice!

Sunday, May 12, 2019

The Fed should monitor wage trends

Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari had a noteworthy op-ed this week, arguing that monetary policymakers should pay more attention to wage trends than they have in the past. Ricardo Reis and I reached a similar conclusion in a paper back in 2003.