Economic View: A Tax Cut Might Be Nice. But Remember the Deficit.

June 2, 2017 Economic View By N. GREGORY MANKIW In the debate about federal tax policy, one question looms large: Should we have a tax cut that increases the budget deficit? President Trump says he wants “a massive tax cut … maybe the biggest tax cut...

On Money: The Major Blind Spots in Macroeconomics

Years after the financial crisis — a disaster that economists were supposed to foresee but didn’t — the field still struggles with its self-conception.