Chris Edwards

Chris Edwards is an economist at the Cato Institute. He recently testified before the House Oversight and Reform Committee about the USPS’s dire financial condition.

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Politics & Policy

Not Keen on Keynes

The U.S. economy is in recession, and federal policymakers want to help by applying some old-fashioned Keynesian medicine. They are considering a stimulus bill of up to $700 billion, with ...
Politics & Policy

Grading the Governors

As the economy heads toward recession, the nation’s governors will need to decide how to close rising budget gaps. Some governors will decide to scale back spending to balance their ...
Politics & Policy

Emerald Miracle

On Saint Patrick’s Day, we wear green and celebrate the culture of Ireland. I’ll be down at the pub Saturday, but I’ll be toasting Ireland’s success at attracting greenbacks — ...