Latest Stories on Government
May 28, 2020
COVID-19 has exposed the fragility of global supply chains. Maybe it’s time to rethink government’s role.
May 7, 2020
In this panel, professors agreed that something needed to be done, fast, to help the economic fallout, but disagreed on federal government’s strategy.
April 10, 2020
“I do have hope that we can come out of it quickly,” says Stanford economist Edward Lazear.
March 26, 2020
An open letter drafted by Stanford professors says the coronavirus stimulus package should benefit workers — not corporations and their wealthy shareholders.
March 5, 2020
A majority favors wealth tax, but not if it would hurt the economy or increase unemployment.
February 14, 2020
We don’t have to choose between capitalism and socialism. What we need is a system in which corporations can thrive without distorting the economy — or democracy itself.