‘Uncertainty’ isn’t a problem anymore

Economic policy uncertainty is falling, but job growth isn't spiking as promised.

The era of ‘uncertainty’ may be over. Will a growth boom begin?

Uncertainty is fading in the economy, and confidence is up. Time to find out if that's been holding back jobs and growth all along.

The studies behind austerity are weak. The study behind ‘uncertainty’ is worse.

You've heard about all the problems with Reinhart and Rogoff. But how about the problems with Baker, Bloom and Davis?

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Apr 30, 2013

Could the hero behind today’s good jobs numbers be … the fiscal cliff deal?

How the fiscal cliff deal could have gave businesses more certainty on the direction of policy.

Washington doesn’t care about ‘policy uncertainty’

Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of the Goldman Sachs Group, actually cares about policy uncertainty. Politicians in Washington say they care about policy uncertainty. Here's the difference.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jul 18, 2012