Dean Baker's Op-Eds 2007

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Edwards Comes Out on Top on the Economy
Dean Baker
CommonDreams.org, December 24, 2007

Santa Claus Comes to Wall Street
Dean Baker
Truthout, December 24, 2007

Creative Thinking
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, December 17, 2007

Alan Greenspan: The Boy in the Bubble
Dean Baker
Truthout, December 17, 2007

Bubble Trouble
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, December 10, 2007

Free Trade for Wall Street
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, December 3, 2007

Victories on the Left
Dean Baker
Truthout, December 3, 2007

Stealing Christmas
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, November 26, 2007

It Doesn't Hurt to Ask: Flexible Hours on the Job
Dean Baker
Truthout, November 26, 2007

The Crisis That Isn't
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, November 19, 2007

The Social Security Scare Squad: Reason to Hate the Media #567,945
Dean Baker
Truthout, November 19, 2007

Homeownership: The Fast Path to Poverty
Dean Baker
Truthout, November 12, 2007

Outsourcing Healthcare
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, November 12, 2007 

Down With the Dollar
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, November 5, 2007

Adjustment Assistance and Globalization: Not Much of a Deal
Dean Baker
Truthout, November 5, 2007

Selective Thinking
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, October 29, 2007

The Success of Amazon: Welfare As We Should Know It
Dean Baker
Truthout, October 29, 2007

Own-to-Rent: The Right Bailout
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, October 22, 2007

Bailing Out Wall Street - Again
Dean Baker
The Guardian Unlimited, October 17, 2007

The Real Economic Crisis
Dean Baker and John Schmitt
The Guardian Unlimited, October 14, 2007

The Entertainment Industry Police Crackdown
Dean Baker
Truthout, October 8, 2007

The Housing Bubble Pops
Dean Baker
The Nation, October 1, 2007

Interest Rate Policy In the United States: Fighting a Collapsing Bubble

Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh (South Korea), October, 2007

From WMDs to Social Security: More Bush Stories
Dean Baker
Truthout, October 1, 2007

Uninsured Kids Are Protecting Bush's Ego
Dean Baker
Truthout, September 23, 2007

Stop Blaming the Boomers
Dean Baker
AlterNet, September 20, 2007

Alan Greenspan and His Bubbles
Dean Baker
Truthout, September 19, 2007

Cheap Advice on Real Estate
Dean Baker
Truthout, September 17, 2007

Recession Time! The Housing Bubble Bursts the Economy
Dean Baker
Truthout, September 11, 2007

Gas Tax Equals Bridge Safety
Dean Baker
BusinessWeek, September 4, 2007

The Dirty Toilet Principle: The Fed and the Housing Bubble
Dean Baker
Truthout, September 4, 2007

Save the Homeowners, Not the Hedgefunds
Dean Baker and Andrew Samwick
Providence Journal, August 31, 2007

The Right to Unionize: Key to Democracy
Dean Baker
Truthout, August 27, 2007

Have the Hedge Fund Boys Killed Wall Street?
Dean Baker
International Business Times, August 21, 2007

Save Subprime Borrowers, Not Bloated Bankers
Dean Baker
Truthout, August 20, 2007

The Subprime Borrower Protection Plan
Dean Baker
August 20, 2007

Welfare as We Know It Now
Dean Baker
Truthout, August 13, 2007

Economy Goes From Bad to Worse
Dean Baker
Truthout, August 6, 2007

Midsummer Market Meltdown: Is the End Near?
Dean Baker
Truthout, July 30, 2007

Big Government Grover and the Fund Manager Subsidy
Dean Baker
Truthout, July 23, 2007

The Fund Manager Tax Scam
Dean Baker
International Business Times, July 18, 2007 

Health Care in the United States: Getting It Wrong

Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh (South Korea), July 17, 2007

Subsidies for Fund Managers: Wall Street's Giant Trough
Dean Baker
Truthout, July 16, 2007

Kill the Private-Equity Tax Break
Dean Baker
Debate Room (BusinessWeek), July 11, 2007

Fixing Health Care: Not Government vs. Market
Dean Baker
Truthout, July 10, 2007

Globalization, Productivity, and "Protectionism": CEPR Responds To Foreign Affairs

Mark Weisbrot and Dean Baker
International Business Times, July 6, 2007

The RX from "Sicko:" More Choice
Dean Baker
Truthout, July 2, 2007

Will Your House Do the NASDAQ Meltdown?

Dean Baker
Truthout, June 27, 2007

Edwards Steps Forward on Prescription Drugs
Dean Baker
Truthout, June 18, 2007

The Drug Industry Protectionists
Dean Baker
International Business Times, June 11, 2007

Is Your Presidential Candidate Owned by Wall Street?
Dean Baker
Truthout, June 11, 2007

Prescription Drugs: Where's the Free Market?

Dean Baker
Truthout, June 4, 2007

Undoing Bush: The Economy
Dean Baker
Harper's Magazine, June 2007

The U.S. Economy: Where Is It Going?

Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh (South Korea), May 30, 2007

Human Rights at the Workplace

Dean Baker and Mary Beth Maxwell
Truthout, May 29, 2007

The Peace Weenies Were Right
Dean Baker
Truthout, May 21, 2007

Loser Liberalism Versus Power Populism
Dean Baker
Truthout, May 14, 2007

The Economic Costs of the Iraq War
Dean Baker
Truthout, May 7, 2007

The Phony French Disaster Story

Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh (South Korea), May 2, 2007

Fighting Poverty: The First Step Is Counting It
Dean Baker
Truthout, April 30, 2007

America Since 1980: A Right Turn Leading to a Dead End
Dean Baker
AlterNet, April 27, 2007

For the Sake of the Planet, Privatize Amtrak

Dean Baker
Truthout, April 23, 2007

Containing CEO Pay: A Case of Government Efficiency
Dean Baker
Truthout, April 17, 2007

The IMF: A Sandbox to Play In
Dean Baker
Truthout, April 10, 2007

The Subprime Meltdown and the Ownership Society
Dean Baker
WashingtonPost.com, April 7, 2007

Big Media Runs to the Nanny State
Dean Baker
Truthout, April 3, 2007

Thailand Takes the Lead in Promoting Free Trade

Dean Baker
The Hankyoreh (S. Korea), March 26, 2007

Celebrating Waste: Praise for the Medicare Drug Benefit

Dean Baker
Truthout, March 20, 2007

Productivity: Is the Boom Over?

Dean Baker
In These Times, March 15, 2007

Safe Ground in a Housing Market Meltdown?
Dean Baker
Truthout, March 14, 2007

The Housing Bubble Starts to Burst
Dean Baker
Truthout, March 6, 2007

Small Government and the Medicare Drug Benefit
Dean Baker
Truthout, Feb. 27, 2007

Trade, Drugs and CEOs
Dean Baker
Truthout, Feb. 20, 2007

A Forward Looking Agenda for the Democrats

Dean Baker
Challenge Magazine, February 2007

Edwards Steps Out Front on Health Care
Dean Baker
Truthout, Feb. 12, 2007

Bring Back the Old George W. Bush

Dean Baker
CommonDreams.org, February 7, 2007

If Environmentalists Cared About Global Warming...
Dean Baker
Truthout, January 29, 2007

The Social Security WMD Story
Dean Baker
Truthout, January 23, 2007

Big Money, Small Money: The War and Student Loans
Dean Baker
Truthout, January 18, 2007

Hooked on Drug Money: Will Congress Take a Stand on Medicare?
Dean Baker
Truthout, January 10, 2007

Iraq War Lie Detector Test
Dean Baker
Truthout, January 2, 2007