Dean Baker writes about the other partisan mythology about deficit: the balanced budget and Clinton’s surplus.
Should we pay off the national debt or raise a generation of educated healthy children who live without fear of a completely ruined planet? For economists, there is only one answer.
Beyond the stunts designed to appease the working-class voter, the Feds are actually working to increase unemployment. Dean Baker explains.
Dean Baker takes on the mythology of trade deniers who assure us that nothing is wrong.
Dean Baker considers the difference between tariffs on shoes and tariffs that may save your life.
Dean Baker gets down and dirty on Obamacare.