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The Most Important Economic Stories of 2013—in 42 Graphs

Tue, 12/10/2013 - 11:33

Economics Professor Scott Sumner joins other economists, journalists, and think-tankers to share their expertise on the most significant economic moments of 2013. 

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Why Kids Are Losing Interest in Baseball

Thu, 10/31/2013 - 15:03

In this fast-moving, technology-driven world, professor Chris Beneke argues that baseball has lost its edge with young people.

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The Cliff Hangs on the Fed: Why Ben Bernanke Controls the Economy's Fate

Wed, 12/12/2012 - 13:46

Professor of Economics, Scott Sumner, is referenced in a discussion about the fiscal cliff for his insight on what happens when central banks in fiat-money systems try to inflate.

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The Blogger Who Saved The Economy

Fri, 09/14/2012 - 14:36

Professor of Economics Scott Sumner is praised by editor Derek Thompson for "saving the economy" as the Fed recently adopted new policy slightly resembling NGDP targeting - a policy Professor Sumner has been advocating for years on his blog The Money Illusion.

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Lies the Debunkers Told Me: How Bad History Books Win Us Over

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 12:42

Associate Professor of History Chris Beneke co-authored a column on two history books that allegedly expose myths about United States history.

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A Rebellion at the Federal Reserve?

Wed, 05/02/2012 - 15:06

Economics Professor Scott Sumner is highlighted for influencing Fed thinking by advocating NGDP level targeting.

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The Atlantic: Scott Sumner and Aaron Jackson discuss contracts for global warming prediction

Mon, 04/13/2009 - 16:54

The Atlantic: Economics Professors Scott Sumner and Aaron Jackson are highlighted in A Global Warming Prediction Market, for their joint paper regarding global warming policies. (April 12, 2009)

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