Inequality and the COVID-19 Recession

Steve Fazzari quoted in this Los Angeles Time article on how the big spending collapse for affluent households spill over to hurt the incomes of lower-wage service-sector workers that sell to the well-to-do.

Rallying Point — The Return of Sociology

Washington University Magazine article describing the first years of the new Department of Sociology with commentary by Steve Fazzari, the Department’s inaugural chair.

Interview on Slow Growth / Secular Stagnation (video)

Produced by the Institute for New Economic Thinking This interview explores explanations for weak economic growth in the aftermath of the Great Recession. I argue that the key problem is compromised demand growth that affects economies “beyond the short run.”

Trump Tariffs Based on Flawed View of Trade

St. Louis Post Dispatch Discussion of the macroeconomics of the U.S. trade deficit and the effects of the Trump tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. Article written by David Nicklaus using information from an interview with Prof. Fazzari.