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James Tobin

James Tobin (1918-2002) served on President John F. Kennedy's Council of Economic Advisors, as well as on the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors. He won the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1981.

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14(4) Summer 1992, Economics, North America, Perspectives

Voodoo Curse: Exorcising the Legacy of Reaganomics

This article first appeared in the Summer 1992 issue of the Harvard International Review. The election of the Reagan-Bush ticket in 1980 brought drastic...
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Voodoo Curse

After nearly three full Presidential terms Reagan-Bush policies, now is a good time to assess the present state and the future prospects of the...