Dean Baker's Op-Eds 2006


Drug Scandals Keep Flowing: Time for New Thinking
Dean Baker
Truthout, December 20, 2006

A Peace Prize for Iraq: An Economist's Solution to War

Dean Baker
Truthout, December 12, 2006

The Housing Crash Recession of 2007

Dean Baker
Truthout, December 5, 2006

Will the Democrats Cut and Run on the Medicare Drug Bill?
Dean Baker
Truthout, November 29, 2006

Free Trade Arithmetic for Progressives

Dean Baker
Truthout, Nov. 23, 2006

The High Dollar: President Clinton's Unaffordable Tax Cut

Dean Baker
Truthout, November 15, 2006

Fixing Medicare Drugs & Attacking Crime

Dean Baker
Sun-Sentinel (FL), October 19, 2006

Medicare: Why Are Conservatives Scared of Competition?
Dean Baker
Truthout, Sep. 27, 2006

Trade Agreements for the Future, Not the Past

Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh, Sep. 20, 2006

Globalization: It Didn't Just Happen
Dean Baker
Truthout, Aug. 31, 2006

Conservatives Love Government
Dean Baker
Truthout, August 22, 2006

The Bursting of the Housing Bubble and the Coming Recession
Dean Baker
Truthout, August 17, 2006

Can Clean Insurance Fend Off Global Warming?
Dean Baker
Truthout, Aug. 9, 2006

The Coming Housing Crash
Dean Baker, July 31, 2006

A Korea-U.S. Agreement: What is at Stake?
Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh, July 25, 2006

Stagnation Celebration
Dean Baker
American Prospect, July 19, 2006

The WTO and the World's Poor
Dean Baker
Truthout, July 12, 2006

Can Progressives Do Arithmetic?
Dean Baker
Truthout, July 5, 2006

Prescription Drug Scams
Dean Baker
Truthout, June 29, 2006

Wall Street Rules
Dean Baker
Truthout, June 21, 2006

Insurance by the Mile: A Simple Way to Slow Global Warming
Dean Baker
Harper's Magazine, June 1, 2006

Rising Wages for Nurses? Nanny State to the Rescue
Dean Baker
Truthout,  May 24, 2006

More Hot Air Over the Arctic
Dean Baker
Harper's Magazine, May 11, 2006

The Welfare Kings

Dean Baker, May 10, 2006

The Menace of an Unchecked Housing Bubble

Dean Baker
The Economists' Voice, March 30, 2006

Victory in the Medicare Drug War?

Dean Baker
In These Times, March 21, 2006

Selling Un-Free Trade Agreements

Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh (South Korea), February 2006

Taxing the Oil Companies' Hot Air

Mark Weisbrot and Dean Baker
Duluth News Tribune, January 30, 2006

Scoring a Drug Fix

Dean Baker, January 5, 2006