Peter Morici Archive
Published April 22, 2013
The economy is not doing well. Unemployment is too high and big deficits threaten the credit worthiness of the federal government, and only genuine tax reform will make things right.
Published April 15, 2013
As many as 8 million workers can find no work at all because of misguided U.S. trade policies.
Published April 05, 2013
More and better jobs require pro-growth trade, energy and regulatory policies, and more realistic expectations among parents, students and educational institutions.
Published March 14, 2013
As long as unbending conservatives like Paul Ryan control Republican thinking on fiscal policy, the GOP will not offer solutions to the nation’s budget woes that attract popular support.
Published March 11, 2013
To win elections, Republicans must embrace limited government, beyond how much the government taxes and spends, to situations they find discomforting.
Published March 07, 2013
Since October the price of Apple shares have fallen from $700 to about $425. No one should be surprised—the company has been misstepping for a long time.
Published March 04, 2013
Both Democrats and Republicans need to be honest with Americans about working longer and accept a radically different role for government.
Published February 26, 2013
President Obama has taken America's middle class hostage in the sequester debate.
Published February 19, 2013
President Obama is at it again. Unable to manage the government or the economy effectively, he threatens to victimize taxpayers and stick Republicans with the blame.
Published February 07, 2013
Friday, the Commerce Department is expected to report the deficit on international trade in goods and services was $46 billion in December, a bit lower than November owing to slower inventory build among U.S. wholesalers and retailers and moderating oil prices.