Latest from Jared Bernstein
President Trump waged a trade war and lost.
  • Oct 12, 2020
The bad news: There are four reasons the U.S. economy just downshifted. The good news: Public policy can repair the damage.
  • Oct 7, 2020
New studies find that Biden’s economic plans beat Trump’s in terms of jobs and growth. That’s because it takes policy to get to full employment.
  • Sep 28, 2020
Trump administration actions against the Affordable Care Act have cost millions their health coverage.
  • Sep 22, 2020
For the first time in 160 years, the Republican Party failed to produce a policy platform. Big mistake, especially in 2020.
  • Aug 31, 2020
When families desperately need help, President Trump’s mortgage regulator decided to take cash out of their pockets.
  • Aug 14, 2020
The goal of this administration has never been to solve problems. It has been to use its prodigious reality-bending skills to create the impression that problems are being solved.
  • Aug 10, 2020
We need a federal government that reduces, not amplifies, uncertainty.
  • Aug 6, 2020
There's no silver lining to the failure of governance exposed by the virus. But the fact that it's happening within a few months of an election is exposing highly relevant information.
  • Jul 30, 2020
Senate Republicans are dithering while a critical benefit to the jobless is about to expire.
  • Jul 16, 2020