National Debt Hits Historic High (Links to an external site)

Interview with Wisconsin Public Radio
Follow the links for an audio file of an interview with Prof. Fazzari that addresses concerns about rising federal deficits and debt in the aftermath of Trump tax cuts and the early 2018 federal budget agreement.

Inequality and Consumer Spending

Front page of the Wall Street Journal

This article highlights research by Barry Cynamon and Steven Fazzari showing that consumer spending has grown dramatically more for the top 5% of the income distribution than the bottom 95% since 1989.

Exploring forces of economic growth

Washington University Record – November 11, 1999
For Steven Fazzari, Ph.D., the grit and grime of a summer job became grist for scholarly mill
By Gerry Everding