CEPR in the Blogs: July - September 2009


CEPR in the Blogs (Archive)

July - September 2009

Arena (Politico): Obama's Global Grade
September 25, 2009 (Dean Baker)

New Economy Blog (Christian Science Monitor): G20 as World’s Top Economic body? Doubts Abound.
September 24, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

FAIR Blog: USA Today, AP Mislead on Honduran Coup
September 24, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

Twin Cities Daily Planet: Honduras Update and Media Mistakes
September 23, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

FAIR Blog: New Developments in Honduras–Same Old Bad Media
September 22, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

Arena (Politico): Thoughts on Baucus Bill
September 21, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Key Trends in Globalization: New York Times Recognises Success of China's Economic Stimulus Package
September 20, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

Democracy in America (The Economist): Stop Using Year-on-Year Data!
September 18, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Inside South America: Honduras: IMF Money Flows
September 17, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

Room for Debate (New York Times): Grading the Baucus Health Plan
September 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Economix (New York Times): Health Care Roundup: The Baucus Plan
September 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Free Exchance (The Economist): Can Wages Be Sticky if They're Rising?
September 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Real Time Economics (Wall Street Journal): Economists React: Deflation ‘Dead,’ but Inflation Risk Muted
September 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Business Desk (NewsHour with Jim Lehrer): What Financial Reforms Do We Still Need?
Sepember 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Arena (Politico): Another Financial Crisis?
September 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Calculated Risk: Streitfeld: The Housing Tax Credit Debate
September 15, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Wonk Room (Think Progress): DeMint: Instead Of Regulating Wall Street Banks, We Should Cut Their Taxes
September 15, 2009 (Dean Baker)

TAPPED (American Prospect): Think Tank Round-Up: Tremendous Degree of Cynicism Edition
September 15, 2009

FAIR Blog: NYT 'Fact Checks' Obama
September 14, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Pennsylvania Policy Blog: PA Data on Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage
September 11, 2009 (Shawn Fremstad)

AFL-CIO Now Blog: CNA/NNOC Hosts Moore’s ‘Capitalism: A Love Story’ for AFL-CIO Convention
September 11, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

TAPPED (American Prospect):Think Tank Round-Up: 30 Percent Edition
September 8, 2009

Congress Blog (The Hill): How Important to Obama's Presidency is the Fate of Healthcare Reform?
September 8, 2009 (Dean Baker)

FAIR Blog: WaPo Alarmed: Japan Health Insurance Actually Insures
September 7, 2009 (Dean Baker)

The Pennsylvania Policy Blog: The National Employment Picture in August 2009
September 5, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Today's Workplace: 9to5: Celebrating Labor Day by Working for Change
September 3, 2009 (John Schmitt)

Economist's View: A Financial Transactions Tax?
September 2, 2009 (Dean Baker)

TAPPED (American Prospect): Think Tank Round-Up: Teaching to The Test Edition
September 1, 2009 (Alex Main, Jake Johnston)

Arena (Politico): Arena: Deficits - Back Seat or Front Seat?
September 1, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Money & Main Street (Time Magazine): Own-ward Bound?
August 31, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Matthew Yglesias: The Trouble with Prescience
August 30, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Econospeak: Did Heterodox Economists Do Better At "Calling It" Than Mainstream Ones?
August 28, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Nieman Journalism Lab: A Plan to Support Creative Work - 100 Government Dollars at a Time
August 28, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Business Desk (NewsHour with Jim Lehrer): Would Shortening the Workweek Stimulate the Economy?
August 28, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Congress Blog (The Hill): The Big Question: Kennedy's Legacy
August 28, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Economy Watch (Dallas Morning News): Fisher on Bernanke
August 25, 2009 (Dean Baker)

California Progress Report: Growing Our Deficits
August 26, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Baseline Scenario: Dean Baker's Right to Rent
August 20, 2009

Grasping Reality with Both Hands (Brad DeLong): Think-Tank Effectiveness: Dean Baker of CEPR Says: "Ahem!"
August 20, 2009

Economix (New York Times): Another Stimulus? III: Economists Answer Your Questions
August 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

L.A. Land (Los Angeles Times): Time to Buy a House? Experts Who Sold at the Peak Now Wonder
August 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Calitics: Solving the Next Foreclosure Wave With a Right to Rent
August 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Daily Dish (The Atlantic): How Slippery is That Slope?
August 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Today's Workplace: Anna Burger Addresses Netroots Nation
August 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

AFL-CIO Now Blog: Gov. Corzine: Unions Key to Income Equality
August 15, 2009 (Dean Baker)

The Nation's Housing (Washington Post): Lease-Backs Turn Owners Into Tenants
August 15, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Economix (New York Times): Another Stimulus Package? II: The Rebuttals
August 14, 2009 (Dean Baker)

TAPPED (American Prospect): If the Recession is "Over," Why Keep the Stimulus Going?
August 14, 2009 (Dean Baker)

TAPPED (American Prospect): What to do with Ben Bernanke?
August 13, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Economix (New York Times): America’s (Very Small) Small-Business Sector
August 12, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Local Address (Washington Post): Price Increases Coming in Foreclosure Hot Spots?
August 12, 2009 (Dean Baker, Hye Jin Rho)

TAPPED (American Prospect): Think Tank Round-Up: Persistent Slump Edition
August 11, 2009

Housing Complex (Washington City Paper): Reasons to Pity Your Landlord
August 11, 2009

Economist's View: "An International Comparison of Small Business Employment"
August 10, 2009 (John Schmitt, Nathan Lane)

Developments (Wall Street Journal): Rent-to-Buy Ratios Improve: Does it Make Sense to Buy Again?
August 10, 2009

Arena (Politico): Arena: Candid Health Care Advice
August 7, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Paul Krugman (New York Times): Big Business America
August 4, 2009

Market Oracle: U.S. GDP Contraction Slows, but the Road to Economic Recovery Will Be Rocky
August 3, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Housing Counsel (Washington Post): Establishing a Distressed Homeowner's 'Right to Rent'
August 1, 2009 (Dean Baker)

FAIR Blog: Domestic Honduras PR’s ‘Amazing Job’ Misinforming
July 24, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

CIF America (The Guardian Unlimited): Obama Joins the Healthcare Battle
July 21, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Arena (Politico): Arena: Obama's Deadline
July 21, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Arena (Politico): Arena: CBO Assessment
July 20, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Felix Salmon (Reuters): Right-to-Rent Gets More Traction
July 20, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Arena (Politico): Arena: Are the CBO Comments on Healthcare Costs "Devastating"?
July 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Ezra Klein (Washington Post): Help for the (One-Time) Homeowners
July 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Mojo Blog (Mother Jones): Hedge Funder Cliff Asness Returns To Teach You About Health Care
July 17, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Felix Salmon (Reuters): Schumer Signs on to the Baker-Samwick Own-to-Rent Proposal
June 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

TAPPED (The American Prospect): New Foreclosure Solution Gaining Momentum?
July 16, 2009 (Dean Baker)

The Atlantic: Renting Instead of Foreclosing
July 15, 2009

Big Think: Interview with Dean Baker
July 15, 2009

Economix (New York Times): A Second Stimulus: Pro and Con
July 14, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Arena (Politico): Is the Stimulus a Failure?
July 9, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Washington Post Online: Economy Department with Ezra Klein
July 9, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Heritage Foundation: Morning Bell: The Obama Economy is Failing
July 8, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Think Progress: Fed Study Finds Lenders Still Not Willing To Make Mortgage Modifications
July 7, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Front Row Washington (Reuters): Honduran Coup Tests Obama in Latin America
July 7, 2009 (Mark Weisbrot)

TAPPED (American Prospect): Fred Hiatt Trots Out the False Equivalence
July 6, 2009 (Dean Baker)

Human Resource Executive Online: Mandating Employee Leave
July 6, 2009 (John Schmitt)

FAIR Blog: Climate Bill Damned but Military Budget Untouchable
July 2, 2009 (Dean Baker)