Alex's Blog: After the Pandemic

First Policy Response has brought together diverse views (including my own) on how the pandemic recession differs from previous recessions and what we need to do to get through this and come out better at the other end. Key points – from my admittedly biased perspective: Recovery will be slow

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Northern Reflections: No Moorings

Donald Trump’s recent actions have harkened back fifty years to another time and another president — Richard Nixon. But, Paul Krugman writes, Trump is no Nixon: The Trump-Nixon comparisons are obvious. Like Nixon, Trump has exploited white backlash for political gain. Like Nixon, Trump evidently believes that laws apply only

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