Originally published 12/02/2017
In theory, it makes perfect sense. In practice, it’s made for disaster since 1983.
Originally published 09/28/2016
Constant growth is the great unaddressed issue of the contemporary USA, even though it is a formula for constant frustration.
Originally published 03/22/2016
In an interview on Freakonomics he argues, as he does in his new book,"The Rise and Fall of American Growth," that this means we aren't going to see the high growth spurts we've been used to.
Originally published 06/15/2014
Counterintuitive though it may sound, the greater peacefulness of the world may make the attainment of higher rates of economic growth less urgent and thus less likely.
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