Must-and Should-Reads: April 21, 2017

Nick Bunker: What would rules-based monetary policy look like?: “All of this isn’t to say that the reaction functions of central banks or individual central bankers aren’t important http://equitablegrowth.org/equitablog/value-added/what-would-rules-based-monetary-policy-look-like/…” http://www.bradford-delong.com/2017/04/what-would-rules-based-monetary-policy-look-like-equitable-growth.html […]

Must- and Should-Reads: April 18, 2017

Financial Times: Donald Trump Beats a Retreat: “Another week, another series of flip-flops by America’s president… https://www.ft.com/content/039d80ae-21cb-11e7-8691-d5f7e0cd0a16 Ezra Klein: The GOP’s problem on health reform is they’ve spent years hiding […]

Must- and Should-Reads: April 17, 2017

Tony Nog: On Twitter: “18) This may explain why Brexiteers are in this unhappy cycle. The ‘intellectual’ basis for Brexit has collapsed. But no one told them…” https://twitter.com/tony_nog/status/849648920313683970 https://t.co/ivecEkaJIT Seshat: […]

Must- and Should-Reads: April 12, 2017

Matthew C Klein: Tarullo Exits Federal Reserve https://ftalphaville.ft.com/2017/02/10/2184358/tarullo-exits-federal-reserve/: “Daniel K. Tarullo submitted his resignation… as a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, effective on or […]

Must- and Should-Reads: April 7, 2017

Kevin O’Rourke and Jeffrey Williamson: The spread of modern manufacturing to the poor periphery http://voxeu.org/article/spread-modern-manufacturing-poor-periphery: “Factor endowments: had a profound impact… Neville Morley: Keep Lectures Live! https://thesphinxblog.com/2017/03/03/keep-lectures-live/: “Sitting in silence, […]