TITLE

Out of Depth

AUTHOR(S)
Scheiber, Noam
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;4/12/2004, Vol. 230 Issue 13/14, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Greg Mankiw and his role as the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers (CEA). His views on the productivity growth at a conference of the National Association for Business Economics (NABE); Efforts of Mankiw to defend the economic policies of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush; Comparison of Mankiw and his predecessor Columbia University economist Glenn Hubbard; Suggestion that Mankiw lacks political prowess in front of the media; Criticism of how Mankiw praised outsourcing in his announcement of the release of the annual 'Economic Report of the President.'
ACCESSION #
12714885

 

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