Articles by Chad Stone
An examination of data on the distribution of wealth shows that while the top 10 percent did experience net worth losses, the poor suffered much worse.
There is a way to avoid both a recession or a rise in national debt if Congress acts on the federal budget.
The debt ceiling plays no role in enforcing budget discipline.
Dean Baker and Kevin Hassett have shown that political differences need not stand in the way of crafting a real solution to a real problem.
How can the public sort out such differences among economists?
Economic growth and job creation were much stronger after the Clinton tax increases than after the Bush tax cuts.
It's disingenuous to claim that the Congressional Budget Office's analysis shows the president's policies hurt the economy.
Across-the-board tax cuts for the rich will produce larger budget deficits, more inequality, and no net new jobs
It's worth remembering that taxes pay for things we want government to do.
Conservatives fudge the facts on spending, debt, and taxes in their crusade against the government.