Peterson Institute for International Economics
Economist and research fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and co-editor of Transatlantic Economic Challenges in an Era of Growing Multipolarity
After five years of pension cuts and tax increases, the prospect of greater austerity in exchange for another bailout was defeated yesterday by a margin of 60 percent.
Jul. 6, 2015from To the Point
Just back from Botswana, King Carlos of Spain has apologized for his African hunting trip at a time when Spain has become the latest European economy to be in " full crisis mode ."
Apr. 18, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
Apr. 18, 2012from To the Point
The series “ Decoding Covid-19 ” offers a hopeful account of the international cooperation that has stemmed from the unprecedented crisis.
May. 22from Scheer Intelligence
California is ready to partially reopen major sectors of its economy as early as this Friday, including retail shops and the manufacturers that supply them, Gov.
May. 5from KCRW Features
The unemployment rate is the worst since the Great Depression.
May. 8from Left, Right & Center
Twenty-seven massive tankers float off the Port of LA, loaded with oil that has no place to go.
Apr. 30from To the Point
As public health officials continue to encourage families to stay at home, some are weighing the risks and benefits of expanding their social circles.
May. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On this episode of Greater LA: As we adjust to the new normal, some parents are concerned their young kids may be getting too much screen time as distance learning takes hold.
May. 13from Greater LA
Sometimes a lawsuit is just about PR. Really, really expensive PR.
Apr. 29from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The coronavirus pandemic is changing the rules for the president in the White House and citizens sheltered at home. Should President Trump or 50 governors take charge of controlling…
Apr. 23from To the Point
The global COVID-19 outbreak has forced businesses to reevaluate how they operate, and it’s rekindled conversations around paid sick leave. Dr.
May. 4from KCRW Features