NYU Economics Professor. I am an expert on the other experts.
Halloween economics lesson: Me: take two pieces of candy! Halloween kid: what if I only want one?
New numbers (from a paper by me) suggest that maybe neoliberalism worked, after all via @nationalpost
Our smartphones are 120 million times more powerful than the computers that guided Apollo 11. That has enabled us to progress from moon landings to cat videos.
Cuban soldiers push Fidel's broken-down funeral vehicle -- an Econ teacher's dream-come-true for a metaphor HT
What is largest company of all time? Surprising answer: at the height of a 1637 speculative bubble involving tulips, the Dutch East India Company was worth more than today's top 20 companies combined.
31 of 78 American Nobel prizewinners since 2000 were immigrants; new restrictions would've kept them out.