What Economists Say About the Minimum Wage

The night before President Roosevelt signed the law that established the first federal hourly minimum wage, he warned in his fireside chat that we should, “…not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, …tell you…that a…

Virus Economics (False) Tradeoffs

In a virus economics survey through a University of Chicago forum, 41 economists expressed their opinion about policy issues.

Do Economists Want Mandatory Medicare for All?

Knowing that healthcare spending is a big national and individual concern, we took a look at what economists believe about Medicare for All.