It was reported this week that Bucknell University has been providing inflated information on the SAT scores of its incoming students for several years. The news follow similar revelations in recent months about a number of universities, including George Washington University, Emory University, and Tulane University Business School. The news puts these elite universities in … Read moreYour cheatin’ Alma Mater
The following (now mildly edited) op-ed was slated to appear in a major US news outlet on January 15. Unfortunately for me, but good for the country, an announcement by the Obama Administration rendered the op-ed obsolete. The main point–that we should not resort to gimmicks in dealing with our serious fiscal issues–stands. Happy reading! … Read moreDrat you, Obama Administration!
…with Chuck Coppoloa on First Business TV.
…is the title of my op-ed in today’s Hartford Courant on the role that ideology played in walking us right up to the fiscal cliff. Read it here! The role of ideology in poor economic policy decisions is the theme of my new book, forthcoming later this year from Oxford University Press. Stay tuned for … Read moreFollowing Blind Ideology Right Off Cliff